In our latest podcast, Jessica and I discussed the past week in politics and atheism.
We talked about:
— A GOP House member got called out on CNN for not knowing what the “Immaculate Conception” was. (4:14)
— The Christian Right is giving Donald Trump a “mulligan” on everything immoral he did before his presidency. (9:44)
— Generation Z, born after 1999, is less religious than any other age group. (22:33)
– Self-hating atheist S.E. Cupp explained why evangelical Christians continue to stand behind Trump. (28:55)
— Courtland Sykes wins this week’s award for most misogynistic Republican in the state of Missouri. (36:26)
— Want to alter South Dakota’s state seal? You could have been jailed for it. (42:40)
— The nation was less supportive of LGBTQ people in 2017, compared to the previous year. I wonder what changed… (48:34)
— We have no confirmation yet on whether this church advertisement featuring a “hot” pastor is real. (52:15)
— The judge overseeing the Larry Nassar sentencing was on fire. (56:20)
— The Satanic Temple is using the Religious Right’s legal arguments against them in Missouri. (1:01:33)
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