Ask an Atheist with Sam Mulvey

Episode Guide

37.11

Non-Gendered Outlying Structures

Original Air Date: October 13, 2019

Runtime: 00:50:50

Sam, Josh, and Becky rail against the cycle of medical debt, applaud a church helping to clear it, talk about Jesus-themed footwear, and explore the weird team-up of Andrew Yang and Dr. Oz. Becky explains Never Again and she sheds.

37.10

Major-Minor Logic Boundaries

Original Air Date: October 6, 2019

Runtime: 00:57:00

Becky, Josh, and Nick celebrate rainbow crosswalks and growing Bangladeshi egalitarianism, decry abuse of governmental power to proselytize, examine a bit of music theory, and explore the limits of logic.

37.9

On the Ignorance of Species

Original Air Date: September 29, 2019

Runtime: 00:56:57

Becky and Luke welcome Nick back as we discuss plant-based “meat,” religious dress in the workplace and sports, creationist misapprehensions, dinosaurs, and cider. 

37.8

Punk Rock Enough

Original Air Date: September 22, 2019

Runtime: 00:56:57

Becky, Dan, and Luke reflect on the varied ways to be an atheist, criticize the effects of blasphemy laws, and strike back on claims that environmental activism is a religion.

37.7

Reliant Saucers

Original Air Date: September 15, 2019

Runtime: 00:54:57

In a world…where the second amendment is second only to God…Becky, Josh, and Justin brush up an upcoming Christian gun-nut propaganda film, a global youth climate strike, and two alien-related festivals. They also answer 3 listener inquiries.

37.6

Armadillo on a Mission

Original Air Date: September 8, 2019

Runtime: 00:55:57

Becky, Justin, and Dan engage in scriptural cherry-picking to justify saving the planet and being against racism, all the while revealing the almighty dollar as America’s One True God, critically examining Harry Potter spells, and scrutinizing [...]

37.5

Déjà Vu

Original Air Date: September 1, 2019

Runtime: 00:55:57

Becky, Josh, and Justin get caught in a hurricane-force time loop of listening to Trump repeating himself, ladies praying on beaches, and courts slamming the FLDS. This time around though, the DNC seems to appreciate atheists. They also answer [...]

37.4

I am King of Tacoma

Original Air Date: August 26, 2019

Runtime: 00:53:41

Sam relates his experience watching an antifascist soccer protest unfold. Becky and Luke examine the spectrum of Christian and white supremacy. Dan explains hypotheses of how DNA came about. Everybody gets a rant.

37.3

Cocktail of Knowledge

Original Air Date: August 18, 2019

Runtime: 01:03:29

Sam is back for a moment to talk Persian history, coinage, soccer, and fascism with Dave and Becky.  Then Becky interviews Katia Mugenzi and Francis Mwine about the Taasa Foundation, a school for deaf children in Uganda. 

37.2

Florida Man Does Good

Original Air Date: August 5, 2019

Runtime: 00:53:28

Becky, Nathan, and Justin tackle immigration, musical blasphemy, and Christian nationalism, and speak to Joseph Richardson of Central Florida Freethought Community about his humanitarian visit to a migrant relief shelter in the border town of [...]