Ask an Atheist with Sam Mulvey

Episode Guide


Alien Clone Babies Cheat at Donkey Kong

Original Air Date: April 15, 2018

Runtime: 00:55:55

Sam, Luke, and Josh pay homage to the late Art Bell, muse about the importance of critical thinking when it comes to arcade game huxter-villains, chuckle at Christian cinema flops, respond to listener feedback, and praise NJ lawmakers for strong vax [...]


…a Coward, a Chicken, and Several Vulgar Slurs

Original Air Date: April 8, 2018

Runtime: 00:56:59

Dave, Mike, and Sam talk about the intersection of boxing and horrible video game movies, bovine solipsism and garlic. They also discuss an opportunity for new camper to attend Camp Quest Northwest in June of this year.  


Progress Makers

Original Air Date: April 1, 2018

Runtime: 00:56:58

Becky, Bridget, and Paul explore how to apply April Fools’ Day skepticism to 364 other days in the year. They also reflect on their experience as atheists/humanists as it relates to gun use and gun laws, and interview young activist Kerri Ray [...]


Protective Coloration and Folk Music

Original Air Date: March 25, 2018

Runtime: 00:56:51

Sam and Meredith welcome newcomer Tom! They ponder space, Trump’s staffing difficulties, bees, sodium, MST3K, interesting cultural musical selections, their favorite deities, and more!  


Nobody Expects the Geneva Convention

Original Air Date: March 18, 2018

Runtime: 00:56:58

Sam, Luke, and Meredith talk about Stephen Hawking, an actual Hitler Portrait in an Oregon Courtroom and Sam’s attempt to send the judge back to his home dimension, and a J-Pop band in cryptocurrency themed wrestling masks who do not answer [...]


Buttered Catpunk

Original Air Date: March 11, 2018

Runtime: 00:54:40

WARNING: Turn off your smart devices before listening to this episode!  Sam, Josh, and Meredith address social and service niches the atheist community could grow into, as well as spinning cat-powered robots, and hypothesized biological [...]


Not Even Wrong

Original Air Date: March 4, 2018

Runtime: 00:57:00

Becky, Bridget, and Dan use science, history, and linguistics to tackle listener feedback about atheism’s origins, god’s power as a world-observer, Spanish church graffiti, and poo-smells. News updates on atheist activism to remove [...]


A Little Less Stupid

Original Air Date: February 25, 2018

Runtime: 00:56:59

Becky, Sam, Wes, and Josh want god and Billy Graham out of government and schools. We don’t think marriage equality is a farce, and advise against vandalism or marrying your laptop.


Diamond Deism

Original Air Date: February 18, 2018

Runtime: 00:56:58

Wes, Meredith, and Becky consider a body-snatching case, how religion can feed violent rage, and blow back atheists receive from protesting governmental religiosity. 2nd segment interview with Sally Hunt of Missouri, who was forcibly removed from a [...]


Rocket Season

Original Air Date: February 11, 2018

Runtime: 00:54:57

Sam and Wes welcome newcomer Luke Klue. They explore the wisdom of military parades, flu shots, rocket launches, and Trump’s declaration that we are “a nation of believers.”  Listener feedback includes a call for volunteers to [...]