The Christian Humanist Podcast, Episode #76.3: Red State, Blue State

General Introduction
- David’s new baby
- Last weeks of the semester
- Bewildering listener feedback
- A plug from Homebrewed Christianity

Historicize!
- 9/11
- Bush vs. Gore
- The rise of Fox News
- The origin of red and blue states

The Division
- Haves and also-haves
- City and country
- Religious divides
- Humility and egotism

Ten Years On
- The spread of NASCAR
- When partisanship gets dangerous
- High-spending Republicans
- Who’s driving the party?
- Regional differences

Good and Bad Partisanship
- Stuff can’t get done
- Why gridlock is good

Blue Islands in Red Oceans
- Students and professors
- Where professors live
- Who else votes democrat?
- The UGA suburb machine
- Why don’t college students vote?

The Upcoming Election
- Blurgh
- Nathan’s endorsement
- Who will win in November?