In this episode Andrew sits down with his good friend and space plumber Zach Candler, after bumping into Timothy Putnam of Outside the Walls, his lovely wife, and his freakishly cute and chubby baby, to have a raucous and vigorous dialogue/verbal shindig about everything from space toilets, Lady GaGa, gradualism, Donald Trump, the glory of sidebars, Harvey the Energy Whaley, Moralist Therapeutic Deism, and teenage Andrew’s condom t-shirt.
“The Counter Position” is a new show by Andrew Whaley, founder of the apostolate Calix. Andrew brings his unique take on things from over 20 years of studying philosophy, theology, art, business, and design while processing those ideas daily over the bar in his coffeehouses with people of all walks of life, most of them being the unchurched/dechurched. Feverishly interested in everything, Andrew covers a wide array of topics, spiritual and otherwise, with his hallmark brand of edgy self-deprecating humor, intellectual speculation, and deep wonder. Interviews range from major Catholic figures and intellectuals to interesting characters with good story or an insight to bring. So, if you’re interested in a new form of Catholic radio, buckle up and tune in.