This episode begins with Sam discussing recent allegations of sexual assault by David Silverman, former president of American Atheists.
Art Bell's US callsign was indeed W6OBB. He also held a license in the Phillipines, 4F1AB. Additionally, the comet that hit Jupiter was not the same comet that signaled the Higher Source cult to kill itself.
As a skeptic and ham radio afficionado, I hope [Sam] might be able to help me with this - Assume you have an old type transmitter, late 1930s technology, transmitting at 50 watts at 3105 khz during the day and over water. The transmitter is about 1000 high, could a voice signal be picked up as signal strength 5 / good at 400 miles? Yes, there is a skeptical angle to this.
Richard from Virginia
The symbol of christianity [is] a man/god dead [on] a cross. To me they choose this symbol to make you feel guilty all the time. Is there any other religion besides christianity that exploits guilt like that? -Camilo from Quebec
You’d have to look closely, but the site looks different today. Maybe you’ll figure it out while you read the rest of this. Ask an Atheist is a very different show in 2017 than it was in 2010, when we first started out. For starters, the name is different. Mike told me once, a long […]