Episode 133 – Show Notes

September 3, 2015 Leave a comment

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HEADLINE LINKS:

Man who gunned down journalist said Jehovah told him to do it; not reported as Christian terrorism

http://www.cnn.com/2015/08/26/us/virginia-shooting-wdbj/

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/26/virginia-man-who-shot-and-killed-wdbj-journalists-said-jehovah-told-him-to-act-2/

Oldest Koran might predate Muhammad: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/08/carbon-dating-suggests-worlds-oldest-koran-is-even-older-than-the-prophet-muhammad/

Canadian bus driver would rather quit than drive fag bus: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/28/transit-employee-would-rather-quit-his-job-than-drive-a-bus-with-a-rainbow-on-it/

http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2015/08/28/calgary-bus-driver-will-quit-job-if-forced-to-take-the-wheel-of-rainbow-pride-bus_n_8052300.html

Hebrew welcome sign reported as an “Islamic terror threat” http://boingboing.net/2015/08/25/louisiana-townsfolk-terror-fre.html

Curt Schilling compares Muslims to Nazis, finds thing that will get him suspended by ESPN http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/26/espns-resident-creationist-curt-schilling-suspended-after-tweet-comparing-muslim-extremists-to-nazis/

Judge says ten commandments display is illegal, sure, but that doesn’t mean they have to take it down: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/29/judge-says-schools-ten-commandments-monument-is-illegal-but-it-doesnt-have-to-come-down/

Blossom complains that religion isn’t ‘trendy’ in Hollywood http://www.religionnews.com/2015/08/26/mayim-bialik-religion-isnt-trendy-hollywood/

THIS WEEK IN MISOGYNY LINKS:

Insanely disgusting story: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/30/two-indian-sisters-will-be-raped-as-punishment-for-their-brothers-affair/

Priest gets time for groping sleeping woman on airplane http://www.religionnews.com/2015/08/25/priest-gets-prison-time-for-groping-a-sleeping-woman-on-an-airplane/

Episode 132 Shownotes

August 27, 2015 Leave a comment

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Episode 131 Shownotes

August 20, 2015 Leave a comment

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Alaska Atheists Present: The Friendly Atheist: Hemant Metha http://www.meetup.com/AlaskanAtheists/

NonCon: http://www.thenon-conference.com/

The Headline Stuff:

Nigeria to spend millions fighting Boko Haram with “prayer warriors” http://www.nigeriannewspapers.today/boko-haram-government-reserves-n200m-for-prayer-warriors-to-fight-insurgents/

Franklin Graham among those losing shit over Target not segregating toys by gender: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/12/franklin-graham-threatens-boycott-over-targets-removal-of-gender-specific-labeling/

French court orders Muslim kids can go fuck themselves re pork in their school lunches: http://www.religionnews.com/2015/08/13/french-court-rules-school-lunches-may-include-pork-muslims-alarmed/

P-Robes admits to not having psychic powers: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/18/pat-robertson-im-not-psychic-god-just-tells-me-who-i-need-to-heal/

Jim Bakker recommends buying horses in advance of the EMP god will use to punish us for gay marriage: http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/jim-bakker-buy-horses-god-sends-emp-attack-punishment-gay-marriage

Italian priest offers to pay couple to have more kids: http://www.religionnews.com/2015/08/11/italian-catholic-priest-offers-baby-bonus-strings-attached/

Florida school under fire after trying to ban books to shut Christians up: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/08/florida-principal-tries-to-quietly-ban-book-to-appease-christians-sets-off-shtstorm-instead/

Orthodox jews crowdsourcing the breeding of red cows because god can make cows right: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/11/orthodox-jews-are-crowdfunding-the-breeding-of-a-red-cow-because-religion/

FFRF releases blistering report on college football coach evangelism: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/18/new-report-highlights-troubling-blend-of-christianity-and-college-football-at-public-universities/

Michigan priest says butt sex is like putting a bagel in your ear:

http://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/wayne/2015/08/12/catholic-conference-plymouth/31531013/

http://www.rawstory.com/2015/08/anti-lgbt-michigan-priest-warn-teens-against-anal-sex-by-cramming-a-bagel-in-your-ear/

The Sexist Stuff:

Marco Rubio doubles down on opposition to rape/incest exception: http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/marco-rubio-reiterates-his-opposition-rape-or-incest-exceptions

Huckabee endorses denying 11 year old rape victim an abortion: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/08/mike-huckabee-10-year-old-rape-victim-should-be-forced-to-carry-rapists-baby/

Feminists should make the damn sandwich already: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/08/fox-host-to-feminists-make-the-sandwich-darn-it-and-maybe-your-husbands-wont-leave-you/

The Dumbass Blog Noah Was Bitching About in the Diatribe:

http://www.reclaimingthemind.org/blog/2014/08/5-ways-be-a-better-atheist/

Episode 130 – Show Notes

August 13, 2015 Leave a comment

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Check out the AHA’s call to action to pressure Bangladesh to do more to protect nonbelievers.  PLEASE CLICK HERE.

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The Headline Stuff:

Yet another Bangladeshi blogger hacked to death: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/07/a-fourth-atheist-blogger-has-been-hacked-to-death-in-bangladesh/ and cops tell them they deserve it http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/10/bangladeshi-police-tell-atheist-bloggers-to-stop-criticizing-religion-if-they-want-to-avoid-being-killed/

Gohmert: Gay islanders would die off, so gayness is wrong: http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/louie-gohmert-gay-islanders-would-die-out-proving-gay-marriage-wrong

P-Robes encourages grandma to kidnap kid from atheist parents and send them to Christian school: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/10/pat-robertson-tells-grandparents-to-bypass-atheist-parents-and-send-grandson-to-christian-school/

Texas judge orders man to marry his girlfriend and write bible verses: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/07/texas-judge-tells-man-to-get-married-and-write-down-bible-verses-or-hes-going-to-jail/

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/10/americans-united-tells-judge-to-drop-bible-writing-and-marriage-requirements-from-mans-punishment/

Florida Pastor: National debt will drop to zero when planned parenthood is defunded: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/08/florida-pastor-the-national-debt-will-end-immediately-when-planned-parenthood-is-defunded/

Huckabee DNA schedule:

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/07/ignorant-christian-pastor-blames-evolution-and-secularism-for-murder-of-55-million-children/

Florida sheriff invokes Wiccan ritual killing to explain murders: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/05/florida-sheriffs-office-wrongly-blames-gruesome-murders-on-wiccan-ritual-killing/

Anti-gay Christian lawmakers planned male prostitute hoax to cover up their own affair: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/07/anti-gay-christian-lawmakers-in-michigan-planned-male-prostitute-hoax-to-cover-up-their-own-affair/

Backlash to released photo of Joseph Smith’s magic rock: http://www.religionnews.com/2015/08/06/joseph-smiths-seer-stone-stuff-revelation-rock-mock/

Bry-Fi: “Going to a gay wedding is like going to the grand opening of a crack house” http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/08/bryan-fischer-attending-a-gay-wedding-is-like-going-to-the-opening-of-a-crack-house/

The Misogynistic Stuff:

Christian college wants to know if rape victim is a slut http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/10/christian-college-wants-to-know-alleged-rape-victims-sexual-history-to-assess-her-credibility/

Test of purity for rape victim in India involves balancing rock on her head: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/10/to-show-shes-still-pure-a-rape-survivor-in-india-will-have-to-balance-a-large-rock-on-her-head/

Dubai man stops lifeguards from saving his daughter so she won’t be touched by a strange man http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/10/man-allegedly-let-daughter-drown-as-lifeguard-watched-so-a-strange-man-wouldnt-touch-her/

Episode 129 – Show Notes

August 6, 2015 Leave a comment

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Headlines Links:

Priest performs exorcism from helicopter to undemon whole towns: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/priest-performs-exorcism-from-a-helicopter-to-banish-evil-from-italian-town-where-several-churches-have-been-robbed-and-defiled-10425170.html

Police called to exorcism at Texas public park: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/07/police-called-to-exorcism-at-texas-public-park-its-just-not-something-you-expect-to-see-on-the-duckpond/

Brooklyn residents sue to stop Kaparrut ritual: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn/brooklyn-suit-aims-stop-barbaric-jewish-chicken-ritual-article-1.2283412

Hindu festival organizers cancel mass animal sacrifice: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/hindu-festival-organizers-call-off-mass-animal-sactifice_55b7ac88e4b0074ba5a649c8?utm_hp_ref=religion

Russian Politician: Gay emojis are illegal: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/08/01/russian-politician-argues-that-gay-emojis-are-illegal/

J Dubs failed to report 1000+ child abuse cases in Australia: http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2015/jul/27/jehovahs-witnesses-did-not-report-1000-child-abusers-inquiry-hears

Hucks: “I wouldn’t rule out using federal troops and the FBI to stop abortions”

http://www.rawstory.com/2015/07/mike-huckabee-as-president-i-wouldnt-rule-out-using-federal-troops-and-the-fbi-to-stop-abortions/ and http://cjonline.com/news/2015-07-31/mike-huckabee-republican-presidential-candidate-wont-rule-out-employing-us-troops

Indian Zoroastrianists suing Snoop Dogg for using their sacred symbols: http://brianpellot.religionnews.com/2015/07/08/snoop-dogg-amitis-zoroastrian-king-blasphemy-india-iraq-mohammad/?preview_id=1560

Yet another snake handler dies from handling snakes: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/07/29/another-snake-handling-christian-dies-after-snakebite-and-refusing-medical-help/

China insists move to take crosses off of churches if for “safety reasons” http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/jul/29/china-crusade-remove-crosses-from-churches-safety-concerns

Anti-pagan county spends $30,000 on a concert at one of the official’s churches: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/07/anti-pagan-florida-county-board-spends-30000-on-concert-at-officials-brothers-church/

Rep Steve King: People will marry lawnmowers now that we have marriage equality: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/07/rep-steve-king-thinks-people-will-now-marry-lawnmowers-since-same-sex-marriage-is-legal/

This Week in Misogyny:

Myanmar passes law restricting right of women to marry outside their faith: http://news.yahoo.com/rights-group-condemns-myanmar-bill-interfaith-marriage-090209644.html

To avoid paying for birth control, Wheaton College does away with insurance for students http://www.religionnews.com/2015/08/02/wheaton-drops-student-health-insurance-to-avoid-obamacare-contraception-mandate/

(featured in extended edition)

Con Artist passes Jack the Ripper museum off as “women’s museum” http://www.rawstory.com/2015/07/con-artist-tries-to-pass-off-a-jack-the-ripper-museum-as-a-womens-museum/

How Bullshit is it?

(Resources)

Skeptic’s Dictionary: http://skepdic.com/facilcom.html

Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Facilitated_communication

American Psychological Association Statement: http://www.apa.org/divisions/div33/fcpolicy.html

From Neurologica: http://theness.com/neurologicablog/index.php/facilitated-communication-persists-despite-scientific-criticism/

Episode 128 Show Notes

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Headlines Links:

Boy Scouts to allow in gay leaders; Dr. Chaps loses shit: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/07/27/gordon-klingenschmitt-the-boy-scouts-shouldnt-allow-gay-leaders-because-it-will-lead-to-child-abuse/ also http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/shoebat-gays-must-be-put-death-turning-boy-scouts-nazi-gay-youth-club

P-Robes passive aggressively hopes pro-choice SCOTUS justices will die: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/07/27/pat-robertson-the-life-spans-of-pro-choice-supreme-court-justices-are-in-gods-hands/

P-Robes predicts ritual sacrifices to Satan on state house lawn: http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/pat-robertson-fears-ritual-sacrifice-satan-state-house-lawn

Julie Roginsky infiltrates FOX News with secular logic: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/07/28/fox-news-host-endorses-separation-of-church-and-state-wait-what/

Pastor says sex-ed is like giving kids rattlesnakes to play with: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/07/27/christian-pastor-compares-sex-education-to-letting-kids-play-with-rattlesnakes/

Huckabee references Nazi ovens: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/mike-huckabee-iran-oven_55b4f0a2e4b0224d88328498

Tony Perkins: “Planned Parenthood wants those valuable late-term fetuses to sell for parts.” http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/tony-perkins-planned-parenthood-opposes-20-week-abortion-bans-because-parts-are-more-valuabl (context) http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/article/2015/jul/17/planned-parenthood-video-context/

This Week in Misogyny:

Feminist backlash against innocent Dawkins tweet: http://www.dawn.com/news/1196079

God want women to serve men food, not run for office: http://dcpols.com/cheryl-rios-god-wanted-women-to-serve-food-for-men-not-run-for-office/

Barton: putting a woman on the ten dollar bill would denigrate our whole economic system: http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/barton-adding-woman-10-bill-would-denigrate-treasury-department-and-our-entire-economic-syst

Slutty feminists want to sacrifice your kids to sex gods: http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/right-wing-pundit-slutty-feminists-want-sacrifice-your-kids-sex-gods

Episode 126 – Show Notes

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Headline Links:

OK governor refuses to remove 10 Commandments monument: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2015/07/contempt-of-court-oklahoma-governor-refuses-to-remove-ten-commandments/

Pope gets communist cross from Bolivian president:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/pope-francis-apologizes-for-catholic-churchs-offenses-against-indigenous-peoples_559f02aae4b096729155dd59?cps=gravity_2677_6479378400845568479

Pope apologizes for atrocities:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/pope-junipero-serra_559ffd69e4b09672915604d7?utm_hp_ref=religion

Excellent Pope Quote: “Unbridled capitalism is the dung of the devil” http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/jul/10/poor-must-change-new-colonialism-of-economic-order-says-pope-francis

Ray Comfort doesn’t like his reviews: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/07/11/ray-comfort-give-my-anti-gay-movie-awesome-fake-reviews-because-those-who-saw-it-hated-it/

Puerto Rican police setup roadblock to evangelize: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/07/08/puerto-rican-police-set-up-road-block-to-proselytize-to-drivers-according-to-atheist-groups-complaint/

Michael Savage thinks transgender rights part of plan to eliminate males from population: http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/michael-savage-liberals-using-lgbt-rights-eliminate-males

Josef Wesolowski trial delayed due to sniffles: http://www.religionnews.com/2015/07/12/vatican-trial-sex-abuse-charges-delayed-ex-archbishop-hospitalized/

Tom DeLay on “secret legislation memo” to legalize 12 new perversions besides gay marriage: http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/tom-delay-knows-secret-doj-memo-legalize-12-new-perversions-including-bestiality-and-pedophi

This Week in Misogyny:

Rubio promises to oppress women globally if elected: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2015/07/theocracy-alert-gop-war-on-women-goes-global/

Anti-abortionist warns god will punish us with mildly inconvenient weather: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/07/anti-abortion-crusader-god-is-punishing-nonbelievers-by-sending-mildly-annoying-weather-patterns/

Christian “feminist expert” on why Jesus loves marital rape: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/07/right-wing-christian-expert-on-feminism-insists-that-submitting-to-marital-rape-makes-jesus-happy/

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