The More Perfect Union

The More Perfect Union

Real debate without the hate!

Recent Episodes

Facebook Faceoff (Ep. 326)

Oct. 11, 2021

This episode looks at the fallout from the whistleblower testimony about Facebook and Instagram, and the challenges of raising strong young women in a male-dominated society.

The Culture of Comedy (Ep. 325)

Oct. 3, 2021

This episode takes a deep dive into the standup comedy world in a far-reaching interview with entertainment journalist Seth Simons. Topics include the boys club mentality that enables sexual misconduct; employment conditions…

From Condoms to the Constitution (Ep. 324)

Sept. 28, 2021

This week, comedy journalist Seth Simons joins the roundtable as they look at the week in the news, including Matthew McConaughey's potential run for the governorship of Texas, the looming debt ceiling deadline, Rachel Maddo…

Tom Cruise to Ted Lasso (Ep. 323)

Sept. 20, 2021

TV producer and podcaster Sue Kolinsky returns to the roundtable to discuss the Inspiration4 space mission, Covid boosters, the USA-France kerfuffle over submarines, an the latest TikTok craze, Devious Licks.

Season 7 Premier (Ep. 322)

Sept. 7, 2021

The guys return for their seventh season of podcasts with a look at the new Texas abortion law, the Afghanistan pullout, and their predictions for the upcoming California gubenatorial recall election.

A Fairer Assessment of the Afghan Pullout (Ep. 321)

Sept. 2, 2021

In this episode, Kevin methodically deconstructs the true facts of Biden's Afghanistan pullout and shows the blatant lies in the right wing's unfairly critical narrative. Then he takes a dispassionate look at his adopted sta…

Backstage Banter (Ep. 320)

Aug. 16, 2021

In this "backstage" episode, actor Kenan Heppe returns with an after-the-podcast chat that covers aspects of his personal journey, including helping his father battle cancer, his love of piano and classical music, and more o…

Season Finale (Ep. 319)

Aug. 9, 2021

This week, financial pro Suzanne Robinson joins Kevin, Greg and Ward for the final MPU episode of the 2020-2021 season. Topics include the Andrew Cuomo scandal, Covid myths, taxing the bitcoin industry, and the ongoing tensi…

Rightwing Bile for Biles (Ep. 318)

Aug. 2, 2021

This week the MPU gang talks with podcaster Cailet Kovach, host of "The Dead Don't Lie" podcast, as they talk about the rightwing attack campaign against Olympian Simone Biles, Covid booster shots, Scarlett Johansson suing D…

Cleveland, Clapton and Chocolate M&Ms (Ep. 317)

July 26, 2021

This week Greg and Kevin are joined by entrpreneur Linda Norrie as they look at the start of the summer Olympics, the new name for the (old) Cleveland Indians, Covid vaccine mandates on college campuses, and what everyone is…

Recent Blog Posts

"Stillwater" Plugged With Plot Holes

Stillwater, Matt Damon, movie, screenplay, screenwriting, Amanda Knox, Abigail Breslin, Kevin Kelton

A Mic Drop on Slave Wages

Yesterday’s unanimous Supreme Court ruling that the NCAA’s cannot bar modest payments to student athletes puts a final nail in the coffin of …

An Ever-Evolving Podcast

As our loyal listeners know, The More Perfect Union podcast (aka the MPU podcast) has been chugging along for 5 years and over 300 episodes. While we lik…

About the Hosts

Kevin Kelton


Kevin is a former television writer producer whose credits include Saturday Night Live, Night Court and Boy Meets World. He has worked on various political campaigns and founded the popular Facebook debate group, Open Fire Politics & Entertainment.

Greg Matusak


Greg is a former campaign manager of local Ohio elections with deep connections to the Ohio Democratic Party. He is also an educator, casting director, music teacher, and accompished jazz saxophonist.

Ward Anderson


Ward is an accomplished stand-up comedian, animator, writer, and actor. Prior to joining The MPU podcast, he was the host of The Ward and Al Show on Sirius Radio.