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Sex With Ghosts

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Sam and Mike are rejoined by the familiar Libbie Grant to discuss emails, a moment of science, and pop singer Ke$ha’s other-wordly intimate relations.

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Candidate Without a Prayer

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Join us as we chat with Herb Silverman, founder and president of the Secular Coalition for America,  and Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at the College of  Charleston. He ran for governor of South Carolina in the 1990s as an atheist and entered into a multi-year battle to have the South Carolina Supreme Court strike down this religious requirement for holding public office.  He joins us today to chat about his recently published memoir, Candidate Without A Prayer: An Autobiography of a Jewish Atheist in the Bible Belt.

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Blasphemy Day

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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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Bigfoot and Blasphemy

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This week, we talk with Bigfoot with local skeptical researcher Matt Crowley.    Also, we get into the whole Libyan troll fiasco, and the role of God at the recent political conventions.   To talk about that, we catch up with Richard Dawkins Foundation Director of Strategy & Policy Sean Faircloth.

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