Ask an Atheist with Sam Mulvey

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Blasphemy Day

While the world is focused on Benghazi, Libya and the religiously-motivated murder  of Ambassador Chris Stevens, the Ask an Atheist gang zooms out and discovers that blasphemy as a tool of statecraft is not limited to Arab Spring nations.

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stephen
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Hi Guys. I love your show. It is very informative, current and interesting. You mentioned at the end that you want the atheist visibility movement to move forward now and i strongly agree with you. The information from human rights first needs to be heard by the masses of apathetic atheists, and secular theists who are totally unaware of the harm and havoc to peoples lives that religions are doing. Your previous episode at camp quest was excellent and the one breaking down the logical fallasies of bigfoot and other irrational beliefs. was a real eye opener to me. My… Read more »
Rick K.
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The “End of the World” billboard you saw might be referring to something I got in my mailbox about 2 weeks ago. It was an invitation to a local motel to attend a week’s worth of talks about the book of Revelations in the Bible. The picture with the bear in it doesn’t have a fish in its mouth here (St. Louis, MO), either. Their website is:
http://www.DiscoverProphecySeminar.net
Not surprised that they’re doing their talks nationwide.

Rick K.
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By the way, we have bears here, too, both wild and in zoos. I don’t appreciate anyone on either coast taking a patronizing tone about those of us who live here in the middle of the US, assuming we know nothing.

Sam Mulvey
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You must be new here! I’m from Illinois, where we killed all the large fauna some time ago.

<sarcasm>
SO I AM ALLOWED TO BE PATRONIZING TO YOU HICK FARMERS IN THE MIDWEST.
</sarcasm>

Bit of a hair trigger there.

George Yong
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I’m responding to your wish for the day when Jesus joins Thor et al as part of our Myths. I apologize if this is the wrong episode, I did a marathon AAA catch-up an know it’s one of the three more recent ones.

The “Lord of lords” has indeed auditioned for the Justice League, as seen in this flash clip: http://www.newgrounds.com/portal/view/1312

I hope it provides you a few moments of amusement.

Keep up the good work!

-George

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