In our latest podcast, Jessica and I discussed the past week in politics and atheism.
We talked about:
— We’re having our first meet-and-greet in Chicago! Please join us if you can! (0:30)
— The kicker for the Chicago Bears did his job, therefore you must believe in Jesus. (1:41)
— Dennis Prager thinks his YouTube propaganda videos constitute an actual university. (5:55)
— The Congressional Freethought Caucus has two more members than we knew about. (9:37)
— The race for mayor of Grand Rapids (MI) is between a competent leader and a Christian theocrat. (13:45)
— A school board president in Minnesota wants to know why they teach evolution. (17:33)
— Saturday Night Live fired its racist new cast member Shane Gillis. (20:25)
— High school students who pray before football games aren’t defying atheists. (23:22)
— The Clergy Project has now helped 1,000 pastors who no longer believe in God. (26:50)
— A Republican mayor in FL is calling for action on gun violence because his prayers aren’t working. (28:30)
— Professional liar Sean Spicer says if you love Jesus, you’ll vote for him on Dancing With the Stars. (33:42)
— Research shows “thoughts and prayers” are so annoying, atheists would pay money to avoid them. (35:30)
— A financial watchdog for evangelical churches is mired in its own financial problems. (38:20)
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