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WGN Radio Theatre #23: The Adventures of Sam Spade, Father Knows Best, Molle' Mystery Theatre

Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio, the Cat’s Pride Celebrity Scoop and Name-That-Movie clips on the WGN Radio Theatre from September 13, 2015.  74 more words

WGN Radio Theatre

August 29 @ I Chronicles 15-19

I Chronicles 15-19 (NLT link)

Discover His heart: His response to our request is always what is best for us

No one likes being told “No, you can’t have that” or “No, you can’t do that,” etc.  605 more words

Daily Devotions

From the Post Gazette, 1959

Just found this terrific editorial of sorts in a 1959 issue of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette (terrific at least for the purposes of my manuscript). One of the commonalities among the sitcoms I’m looking at from the 1950s is that they permit a sort of gender fluidity for girls (and really just for girls) until puberty.  378 more words

Premarital Sex and the Rhetoric of the Church

Now there’s a title to be proud of. It has a moral category in it. It looks like it has a moral claim in it. It doesn’t but it looks like it. 2,375 more words

Living My Life

DAY 116: Father Knows Best

Series Run : 1954-1960

203 episodes

Network: CBS/NBC

Series Premise (as far as I can tell):

Life of a “typical” 1950’s family from the midwest… 413 more words

365 Days


Neal Pollard

There is an old episode of Father Knows Best where Bud, the Andersons’ son, has a glowing write up in the local newspaper for his star performance as his High School’s placekicker.  325 more words


In this Case, Father Elfert Does Not Know Best. No, Fornication is Not a Great Idea.

So, on April Fool’s Day, there was an installment of Rev. Martin Elfert’s “Father Knows Best” column on Religion New Service that I originally hoped was a joke, but sadly was not. 2,042 more words