Episode 124 Shownotes

July 2, 2015 1 comment

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Rick Scarborough apologizes for not setting himself on fire: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/06/texas-pastor-denies-plan-to-set-self-on-fire-if-gay-marriage-was-legalized-was-only-quoting-a-song/

Clarence Thomas doesn’t know what ‘dignity’ means: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/06/clarence-thomas-holds-some-pretty-horrifying-views-on-human-dignity/

Bryan Fischer reaction to gay marriage ruling: http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/bryan-fischer-compares-gay-marriage-ruling-911-slavery-pearl-harbor-and-sodom-and-gomorrah

OK Supreme Court orders 10 Commandments monument removed from courthouse: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/06/30/following-ten-commandments-decision-oklahoma-gop-wants-state-supreme-court-justices-impeached/

Biblical rationale for Confederate flags: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/06/22/christian-confederate-slavery_n_7638676.html?utm_hp_ref=religion

Churches using facial recognition tech to see if you’re skipping out on church http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/06/24/new-facial-recognition-software-lets-pastors-know-whos-not-attending-church/

P-Robes: Avoid Wiccan neighbor, as she’ll destroy your children: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/06/25/pat-robertson-tells-woman-to-avoid-her-wiccan-neighbors-because-theyll-destroy-your-children/

Etsy bans spells and witchcraft sales: http://www.theverge.com/2015/6/19/8813771/etsy-spells-witchcraft-metaphysical-tarot-ban-religion

Pope blames world powers for Holocaust: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/06/21/pope-francis-auschwitz_n_7632276.html?utm_hp_ref=religion

Pope decides with all that gold, he might as well develop a coke habit: http://www.religionnews.com/2015/06/29/pope-plans-to-chew-coca-leaves-in-bolivia/

CNN mistakes sex toy flag at gay pride parade for ISIS flag: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/06/27/cnn-isis-flag-gay-pride_n_7679298.html

This Week in Misogyny:

SCOTUS keeps Texas abortion clinics open: http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2015/06/29/3675423/breaking-supreme-court-allows-texas-abortion-clinics-remain-open/

Ohio doing a bunch of bad shit around abortion, too: http://thinkprogress.org/health/2015/06/29/3674322/abortion-ohio-budget/

Woman ransoms fetus for one million dollars http://www.religionnews.com/2015/06/30/fetus-ransom-woman-asks-1-million-shell-abort/

Episode 123: Shownotes

June 25, 2015 1 comment

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Pope’s global warming encyclical includes denouncements of condoms and abortion: http://www.cnn.com/2015/06/18/world/pope-francis-climate-technology-encyclical/ and http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/06/18/pope-francis-true-to-form-argues-against-abortion-and-birth-control-in-new-environmental-encyclical/ also, Alan Keyes says it will usher in genocide: http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/alan-keyes-pope-francis-climate-change-encyclical-will-usher-genocide

Idiots call Charleston Shooting “Anti-Christian” http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/06/18/charleston-shooting-anti-christian_n_7615578.html?utm_hp_ref=religion and http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/ew-jackson-charleston-shooting-result-anti-christian-climate-created-gays-obama and http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/06/21/on-conservative-christians-blaming-the-charleston-massacre-on-atheism-secularism-and-an-angry-god/

Woman who spotted SC shooter: “God stepped in”… but after the dude killed 9 people in a church http://www.religionnews.com/2015/06/19/god-stepped-in-says-debbie-dills-who-spotted-alleged-s-c-killer-commentary/

Mayor compares Jesus to Superman to justify religious sign: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/06/mayor-compares-christ-to-superman-as-texas-town-erupts-over-contested-jesus-welcome-sign/

Pastor: In the event of gay marriage, we should be prepared to burn to death: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/06/19/christian-pastor-if-gay-marriage-is-legalized-we-should-be-ready-to-burn-to-death/

Pastors pissed after being arrested at TN fair for “aggressive behavior” http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/06/18/christian-preachers-cry-foul-following-arrest-at-county-fair-for-aggressive-behavior/

Ohio store removes “Sweet Baby Jesus” beer after complaints: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/06/20/ohio-grocery-chain-removes-sweet-baby-jesus-beer-from-shelves-after-customer-complaints/

This Week in Misogyny:

Muslim gymnast shamed for wearing leotard: http://www.dailydot.com/lifestyle/malaysian-gymnast-vagina-costume/?fb=dd

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Episode 122 – Show Notes

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Michigan okays discrimination against gays for “faith based” adoption agencies: http://www.religionnews.com/2015/06/11/michigan-will-let-faith-based-adoption-agencies-refuse-gay-couples/

Rick Wiles: “Russia to invade America at god’s command for becoming a land of sodomites” http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/wiles-russia-will-invade-america-gods-judgment-becoming-land-sodomites

(In extended edition only) Rick Joyner: “Gay marriage is ‘trial run’ for mark of the beast” http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/rick-joyner-legalizing-gay-marriage-trial-run-mark-beast

Denomination tries to skirt civil rights laws by calling receptionists “ministers” http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2015/06/13/3668626/inside-southern-baptist-conventions-devious-plan-defeat-anti-discrimination-laws/

Christian couple threatens to divorce if Australia legalizes gay marriage: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/06/11/christian-couple-if-australia-legalizes-same-sex-marriage-were-getting-divorced/

NC Law allows officials to use religion as excuse for not performing gay weddings http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/06/13/state-officials-in-north-carolina-can-now-use-religion-as-an-excuse-to-get-out-of-conducting-gay-weddings/

Israeli court finds no evidence that “lost tomb of Jesus” is a fraud: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/06/10/lost-tomb-of-jesus-fraud_n_7557764.html?utm_hp_ref=religion

Homosexuals “worship their own genitals” http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/homosexuals-worship-their-own-genitals

This Week in Misogyny:

Coulter: “Women shouldn’t be allowed to vote” http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/ann-coulter-women-should-not-have-right-vote-they-can-still-write-books

Glenn Beck guest: Emotions during menstruation are “God given sadness.” http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/hey-ladies-do-you-get-emotional-during-your-period-take-solace-knowing-its-just-god-given-sa

Proof That Stupid Fucking Movie Actually Exists:

C Me Dance

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Episode 120 – Show Notes

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Bigots protest Islam at Phoenix mosque, then fail spectacularly to raise $10 million for security: http://www.religionnews.com/2015/05/30/crowds-gather-for-anti-islam-demonstration-outside-phoenix-mosque/ and http://www.rawstory.com/2015/06/phoenix-mosque-protest-organizer-launches-10-million-fundraising-bid-fails-miserably/

Christian website denies existence of marital rape: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/06/there-is-no-such-thing-as-marital-rape-christian-website-says-wives-must-yield-for-sex-no-questions-asked/

Woman calls out pastor who says he resurrected her brother: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/05/woman-calls-bullsht-on-pastors-claims-that-he-raised-her-brother-from-the-dead-during-church-service/

Alabama Minister gets fine and probation for marrying a gay couple: http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2015/05/28/3663548/alabama-minister-fined-sentenced-probation-tries-marry-sex-couple/

Christian moms pissed at Fox series for making Satan too likeable: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/06/thousands-of-right-wing-moms-protest-fantasy-tv-series-on-fox-for-making-satan-too-likeable/

GA Science teacher accused of openly evangelizing to atheist students: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/05/28/georgia-science-teacher-reportedly-proselytized-to-atheist-student-and-showed-class-preaching-videos/

Australian J. Dubs fight to murder their child: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2015/05/jehovahs-witness-parents-refuse-life-saving-treatment-for-son/

DC bans all issue ads rather than let an anti-Muslim one run: http://www.religionnews.com/2015/05/29/no-images-of-prophet-muhammad-or-any-other-issue-ads-will-run-on-d-c-transit/

Forget killing Christ, it’s the Jews fault you can have bacon in Ben & Jerry’s: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/05/28/ben-and-jerrys-bacon-ice-cream_n_7464364.html?utm_hp_ref=religion&ir=Religion

Gay children in India made to have sex with family members in “corrective rape”: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/06/documentary-filmmaker-family-used-corrective-rape-on-gay-son-forced-him-to-have-sex-with-mother/

This Week in Misogyny:

2 girls sit out of soccer game so Muslim boys don’t have to play against them: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/05/30/two-girls-sat-out-part-of-a-soccer-tournament-because-muslim-players-refused-to-compete-again

UK Hasidic school expels kids whose mom’s drive: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/05/30/uk-hasidic-leaders-ban-women-at-the-wheel-kids-whose-mothers-drive-will-be-expelled-from-school/

Megachurch punishes wife for seeking to divorce child-porn watching husband: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/06/01/christian-megachurch-punishes-woman-for-seeking-divorce-from-her-child-porn-watching-husband

Lame duck Nigerian president bans FGM: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/06/01/outgoing-nigerian-president-bans-female-genital-mutilation-in-one-of-his-last-acts-in-office/

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Episode 119 Show Notes:

Okay, so I’ll be adding the full blown shownotes before the day is over, but I stayed up until dawn getting the episode together and must sleep.  Wanted to make sure the most important stuff was up when the episode dropped, though.

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And if you get the episode link from the show notes, click here.

All the other stuff will come in time…

Episode 118 Show Notes

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Christians freaking out over new American religious numbers: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/05/18/yes-christianity-is-dying-and-conservative-leaders-are-avoiding-the-most-obvious-solution/

Bill O’Reilly blames loss of religion in America on rap music: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/05/14/bill-oreilly-hip-hop_n_7283556.html?cps=gravity_2677_-7343150660085275933

Christian terrorists plead guilty in plot to kill Muslims: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2015/05/american-taliban-christian-terrorist-pleads-guilty-in-plot-to-massacre-muslims/

Allen West accuses Walmart of sharia law enforcement:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/erik-wemple/wp/2015/05/12/allen-west-corrects-walmart-sharia-story/

http://allenbwest.com/2015/05/sharia-law-comes-to-walmart/

GOP numb-nut draws a blank when asked for an example of Christian persecution in America: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2015/05/gop-rep-claims-u-s-christians-suffer-persecution-but-cant-give-one-example/

Florida Church didn’t fire lesbians for being gay so much as acting gay: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/05/florida-church-we-didnt-fire-lesbians-for-being-gay-we-fired-them-for-acting-like-it/

Jeb Bush: “Tolerance” includes letting religious people discriminate: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/05/jeb-bush-a-tolerant-country-should-allow-discrimination-based-upon-religious-beliefs/

Court-ordered circumcision controversy in Florida:

http://www.rawstory.com/2015/05/florida-jails-mom-for-defying-court-ordered-circumcision-of-her-4-year-old-son/

http://www.phillyvoice.com/heather-hironimus-circumcision–federal-court/

Chuck Norris: Obama is ushering in the apocalypse: http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/chuck-norris-obama-has-literally-helped-build-environment-apocalypse

Needed: 8 New Saudi Arabian beheaders: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/may/18/saudi-arabia-advertises-eight-new-executioners-beheadings-soar

THIS WEEK IN MISOGYNY:

NZ sex ed: women who cohabitate are “cheap prostitutes” http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/05/18/sex-ed-pamphlet-used-in-new-zealand-school-says-women-who-cohabitate-are-cheap-prostitutes/

Fox guest: women are paid less because it’s god’s way: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2015/05/fox-news-guest-women-are-paid-less-because-thats-gods-way/

Huge surge in female atheists: http://www.salon.com/2015/05/19/the_christian_right_is_losing_women_why_more_and_more_are_embracing_non_belief/

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Episode 117 – Show Notes

May 14, 2015 1 comment

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Principal blames satan for graduation ceremony racist outburst: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/05/10/high-school-principal-blames-satan-for-her-racist-remarks-at-graduation-ceremony/

Huckabee sold biblical cancer cures? http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2015/05/huckster-for-jesus-huckabee-caught-pushing-fraudulent-bible-cancer-cures/

Ben Carson based his tax plan on Jesus: http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/may/11/presidential-hopeful-ben-carson-bases-10-tax-plan-on-biblical-tithing

Ben Carson: God cheated for me on my exams: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/05/07/ben-carson-i-aced-my-college-chemistry-final-because-god-gave-me-all-the-answers-in-a-dream/

Judge dismisses greatest lawsuit ever: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/05/07/judge-dismisses-nebraska-womans-lawsuit-against-all-homosexuals/

Study: Theist hate us because we make them think about death: http://www.psmag.com/health-and-behavior/why-atheists-terrify-believers

Faith Healer sues You-Tuber for calling him out on his bullshit: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/05/08/faith-healer-adam-miller-sues-youtuber-for-calling-him-out-on-his-claims/

Pastor thanks god for not harming him in car wreck; meanwhile wife is all beat to shit: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/05/11/pastor-brags-about-escaping-car-accident-unharmed-even-though-wife-has-spinal-fractures-needs-neck-brace/

Isis creates gay flirting squads to weed out the gays: (NOT YET VETTED) http://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2015/05/report-isis-turns-to-flirting-squads-to-single-out-gay-men-for-execution/

This Week in Misogyny:

Pope sends out emissaries to forgive women for having abortions: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/05/08/pope-francis-abortions_n_7244630.html?utm_hp_ref=religion

Islamic cleric rules marital rape doesn’t count: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2015/05/islamic-cleric-rules-marital-rape-is-no-crime/

Ten-year-old rape victim being forced to give birth in Paraguay:

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/05/11/paraguay-officials-are-prohibiting-10-year-old-rape-victim-from-having-an-abortion/

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