In light of the news about Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson being indicted on child abuse charges for using a switch on his son, Gus talked about corporal punishment and asked the listeners if they received corporal punishment as a child, and/or used it on their children as parents. Read more about Adrian Peterson’s story here.
Msgr. Charles Pope of the Archdiocese of Washington, DC visited the show today to talk with Gus about the Five Stages of Religious Persecution. Msgr. Pope wrote about this a couple of years ago, and has since revisited the subject with fresh eyes, given new circumstances in the USA. Read his piece here.