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Mike Gillis is co-creator, and co-host of Ask an Atheist. He hosts the Radio vs. the Martians! and
Mike and Pól Save the Universe!
podcasts.

He also enjoys comic books, the Planet of the Apes, and the band Queen.

Scripture Says…What? for the Week of September 18th

by Mike Gillis

In this week’s look at the funny, the scary and just plain weird passages in humanity’s holy text, we revisit the wonderful misogynistic world of Islam. This passage this week comes from the Qur’an, from Chapter 4, Verse 34, Sahih International Translation: Men are in charge of women by [right of] what Allah has given […]

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It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's an Overreaction!

by Mike Gillis

It’s not often that two things I love so much get packaged together in one glorious news story. It’s like someone getting their chocolate in my peanut butter. It’s this case somebody got their whiny self-martyring Christian whackadoo story into my story about comic books. Now, I make no secret of how much I love […]

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And In This Corner… 9/11 Revisited

by Mike Gillis

Hello, everyone! This week, we’re doing something very different on Ask an Atheist. As we’ve talked about the conspiracy theories that have popped up regarding the September 11th, 2001 attacks in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania more than once, and that this Sunday’s show will happen on the tenth anniversary of those attacks, we’ll be […]

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Scripture Says…What? for the Week of September 4th

by Mike Gillis

In this week’s look at the funny, the scary and just plain weird passages in humanity’s holy text, we revisit the Bible. This passage this week comes from listener Calladus from Fresno, California, from Genesis 2:18-20 New English Translation: 2:18 –  The Lord God said, It is not good for the man to be alone. […]

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