Episode 18: Religious Rights or Preferential Treatment (Part 2/2)

In This Episode: (Warning! Potentially Offensive Content! As usual.) Religious prisoners sue for ceremonial food. Muslim prisoners sue for 5 prayers a day. Woman sues United States Council of Bishops for directing Catholic hospitals to put religious beliefs above her … Continue reading

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Episode 17: Religious Rights or Preferential Treatment (Part 1/2)

In This Episode: (Warning! Potentially Offensive Content! As usual.) A friend’s war on poor plastic baby Jesus.  Some unsavory religious characters pass away. Separation of Church & State does exist. Sad that we have to say it. Merry Christmas! Your … Continue reading

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Episode 16: Opponents of Marriage Equality

In This Episode: (Warning! Potentially Offensive Content!) LGBTQ Current Events List of poor arguments used to oppose marriage equality and homosexuality in general. Reoccurring Segments: Who Said That. Vacuous Signs for Religious Minds. Outtakes

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Episode 15: Current Events

In This Episode: (Warning! Potentially Offensive Content!) Being out as an unbeliever to family. The paradox of a merciful torturous overlord. Views on the Duration of Hell: Universalism vs. Annihilationism. Arrogant Faith. Former Prime Minister of Australia, Kevin Rudd, speaks in … Continue reading

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Episode 14: Introducing More New Co-Hosts

In This Episode: We meet our two new co-hosts Elizabeth and Norm. Jake is taking a break. We hear about Norm’s religious upbringing as well as a bit of geek talk. Next Episode: We’ll hear from Elizabeth. Notes: Sorry it’s … Continue reading

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Episode 13: Friends of Marriage Equality. Separation of Church and Hate.

In this episode: RELIGION The touching story of Edith Windsor and Thea Spyer which lead to the recent US Supreme Court DOMA hearings. Roger Gorley was forcibly removed from his husband’s hospital room, even though he had power of attorney. … Continue reading

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Episode 12: Friends of Marriage Equality Bonus Episode

In this episode: RELIGION I read 4 pages from the Amicus Brief sent to the Supreme Court relating to the United States v. Windsor (DOMA) case. Help! We’d like to hear what Marriage Equality means to you. Contact us and … Continue reading

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Episode 11: Religious Urban Legends and Conspiracy Theories

In this episode: RELIGION Manti Te’o: An allegory for theistic faith. Religious Urban Legends Conspiracy Theories and why people believe them. Blood Libel Jake is obsessed with a certain member of the Reasonable Doubts podcast. Hint: He’s almost a teen … Continue reading

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Episode 10: 2012 Bass Ackwards Awards (Part 2/2)

In this episode: POLITICS 1000 years of darkness!!! AIG (Aristocrats Insisting on Gratuity?) Paul Broun’s Lies From the Pit of Hell Legitimate Rape: An Origin Story? RELIGION Children Killed by Faith Healing Spare the Rod, Spoil the Child Murders Children … Continue reading

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Episode 9: 2012 Bass Ackwards Awards (Part 1/2)

In this episode: The Mass Murder Blame Game Anti-Gay Idiots Gay Demons… or “Beelzebub’s in my butt!” Stupidity Leads to Starvation Who Said That? We have two great quotes this time. Both aptly describe the backwards thinking of the religious … Continue reading

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Episode 8: Blasphemy!

In this episode: Blasphemy. The Freedom of Speech. Movie critics call for beheadings. Tim calls for arson. Jake calls for cupcakes.  

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Episode 7: Reading Thomas Jefferson Part 1

In this episode: I simply read two documents from Thomas Jefferson. Statute of Religious Freedom Notes on the State of Virginia (Chapter: Religion) There’s no discussion this time, just reading. Tim and Jake will be back with me next week … Continue reading

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Episode 6: Interviewing the New Co-Hosts Jake and Tim

In this episode: I interview our new co-hosts Jake and Tim. We discuss religious upbringings, and coming out of religion. Reoccurring Segments: “Who Said That?” and “Giving Thanks”

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Episode 5: Introducing the New Co-Hosts!

In this episode: I introduce our new co-hosts Jake and Tim! Welcome guys! New show segments, “What’s Going On”, “Who Said That” and “Rational Resources”. We discuss the first two episodes of Ken Ham’s “Foundations” DVD series, which we watched … Continue reading

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Episode 4: God Goes Bang!

In this episode: The origin of the universe. I’m ignorant and that’s okay. Transforming ? to ! Underpants Gnomes

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Gay Marriage Vs. Civil Unions

I’ve heard a number of Christians say that they don’t support gay marriage, but that they do support civil unions, with all of the same legal rights afforded to married couples by the state. I applaud this willingness to compromise. … Continue reading

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Episode 3: All You Have to Do Is…

In this episode I talk about some common oversimplifications made by Theists and compare this to the software development process.

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Thank You Christopher Hitchens

Christopher Hitchens passed away last night. Today we say farewell to an incredible man. Christoper Hitchens was, in my humble opinion, one of the greatest minds of our age. As a writer and speaker he had an undeniable mastery of … Continue reading

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Episode 2: A Heavenly Father Vs. An Earthly Father

In this episode I compare the concept of a Heavenly Father with that of an earthly father. Do we really want a father like God?

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Episode 1: My Basis For Unbelief

I talk about why I’ve recently left Christianity, and why I’m doing a podcast about religion from an Atheist perspective. I briefly looks a the contradictions in the the Bible, like the genocidal God and the peaceful Jesus. Facts Before … Continue reading

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