We are living in some pretty interesting times. There seem to be technological and scientific progress all around us but have we evolved as humans? Moral and political issues seem to rule the day and it might help if we take the time to think through the issues. Modern Mayhem serves to shed some light on these topics through the use of reason, humor and critical thinking. Baldo enlightens the listener through application of philosophy to modern day issues. Open your mind to autonomous thinking - tune in!
Ep 5: Anti Gay Marriage
WHY ARE CHRISTIANS ANTI GAY MARRIAGE?
Marriage as an institution has been in the forefront of modern society’s consciousness. With the ruling of the Supreme Court that states LGBT persons can marry and are protected under the 14th amendment of the constitution, many contrarians are uprising as well. From the court clerk in Kentucky to Presidential candidates, it seems that those opposed have one thing in common: They are Christians. The question for this show is, “Why are Christians against Gay Marriage?”
Ep 4: Ted Bundy's Defense
IS MURDER WRONG?
Ted Bundy was one of America’s most notorious serial killers, confessing to killing and raping more than 30 women during the mid to late 70’s. Though he was a college educated person, some call him a monster. This podcast will look into the mind of this monster through an audio-recorded message (read by Baldo) to one of his victims describing why he killed. After listening to this message, would you agree with his justification?
Ep 3: The Problem With Evil
IS EVIL, REAL?
The world at large can be a very dangerous place. For some, the need to survive brings about more violence and competition. For others, there is an underlying force that motivates people to do bad acts. Is evil itself, real in this world? If so, what is it?
Ep 2: Identity and Race
WHAT IS THE REAL YOU?
What is the connection between identity and race? Why do people pride themselves in their racial characteristics, which on some level, seem to be randomly distributed. Did you choose your race? What about your identity?
Ep 1: Moral Atheists
ARE ATHEISTS MORAL?
Are religious convictions necessary for living a good life? Baldo investigates and clarifies the terms and ideas behind these controversial questions.
I'm loving the topics and your knowledge on everything! Keep up the amazing work! Can't wait to hear more.
Yo Baldo!, long time listener first time caller/commenter , great show ! Love to be informed on the go. - Conquista ✌🏽️
Baldo, you've done it again. 👍🏽👍🏽 You are water for growing minds! Looking forward to future 'sodes.