The More Perfect Union

The More Perfect Union

Real debate without the hate!


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 Disney, and Hunter Biden's...

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 binging on for summer...

A Lens Into China (Ep. 316)

July 19, 2021

This week, actor Kenan Heppe talks about his experience as an American living and working in China for the last four years. Other topics include Cuba, living under communism, new sports in the summer Olympics, the controversy over disqualifying...

Billionaires in Space (Ep. 315)

July 12, 2021

This podcast looks at Sir Richard Branson's quick but expensive voyage into space and the United States's long and expensive voyage in Afghanistan. Then we turn our attention to the tenuous situation in Haiti, ranked choice voting in the New York City...

What Does It Mean To Be Patriotic In America (Ep. 314)

July 5, 2021

On this Fourth of July episode, the guys discuss patriotism in America today, then look at justice in America through the lenses of the Cosby verdict and the indictments of Allen Weisselberg and the Trump Organization.

The Empire Air Strikes Back (Ep. 313)

June 28, 2021

Comedian Sue Kolinsky returns to the MPU roundtable to discuss the week in politics and pop culture, including discussions about NFL star Carl Nassib coming out and Britney Spears coming somewhat normal.

Batman in the Bedroom (Ep. 312)

June 21, 2021

This week producer Robyn Rosenfeld returns as the panel discusses Biden's rift with the Catholic Church, Bill Maher's rift with millennials, and Batman's X rated tryst with Catwoman.

Virtual Intimacy (Ep. 311)

June 14, 2021

This week, Kevin and Greg are joined once again by comedian Lily Khuu and first-time guest Eric Robinson, an associate professor of psychology at Baylor University, as the gang discusses everything from critical race theory to the Pentagon Papers to...

Fast & Furious About Taiwan (Ep. 310)

June 7, 2021

In this compilation episode the MPU gang talks about the controversy over Fast & Furious actor John Cena's comments about Taiwan and other news stories knocking around in the zeitgeist.

The One With The Friends Reunion (Ep. 309)

May 31, 2021

Asian-Latina American comedian Lily Khuu joins the round table again for a lively discussion about the Friends reunion TV special and other events in the news this week.

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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.