The More Perfect Union

The More Perfect Union

Real debate without the hate!

Recent Episodes

Our Verdict on the Verdict (Ep. 329)

Nov. 22, 2021

This week, Kevin, Greg and Ward discuss the Kyle Rittenhouse verdict, the passage of the Build Back Better bill in Congress, Kevin McCarthy's political ambitions, and the growing pandemic of surveys wherever you turn.

Cold Gun (Ep. 328)

Nov. 1, 2021

Humor author Andy Wasif joins the panel to discuss his books about the Boston Red Sox, The Alec Baldwin "Rust" set shooting, threatened police walkouts in response to Covid vaccine mandates, the new rightwing "Let's Go Brand…

Unsocial Media (Ep. 327)

Oct. 19, 2021

This episode continues the conversation about Facebook and the pitfalls of social media. Linda Norrie guests.

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…

Recent Blog Posts

Past Host Blues

The MPU podcast has had eleven (11) long-term cohosts since our inception in 2015. But for some reason, listeners still ask what ever happened to this fo…

"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 …

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.