Ask an Atheist with Sam Mulvey

Episode Guide

36.9

Which Camp Are You in?

Original Air Date: June 16, 2019

Runtime: 00:56:59

Becky, Josh, and Justin cover Christians who reject gay camp counselors, want to torture gay youth with conversion therapy, and think LGBTQ+ folks and allies should be rounded up and executed by the government. They also take a quiz to see how [...]

36.8

Pride and Prejudice

Original Air Date: June 9, 2019

Runtime: 00:56:47

We’re back! Becky, Josh, and Justin dig into propaganda and linguistic dog-whistling by the State Department, Christian supremacists, restaurant owners, and Ken Ham’s PR team around issues of LGBTQ status, pride, persecution, diplomatic [...]

36.7

Rainbow Aardvark

Original Air Date: May 20, 2019

Runtime: 00:57:00

Becky gets Luke and Nathan’s parenting perspectives regarding TV programming, teaching morals, and fast food. The crew celebrates some weddings!

36.6

Measles/Sorcery: I ship it

Original Air Date: May 13, 2019

Runtime: 00:49:28

Becky, Dan, & Bridget discuss measles setback and victories, Vatican failures and demonic distractions, our own personal ethics, crabs and witches, and fictional works that best represent us.

36.5

Joe Murder

Original Air Date: May 5, 2019

Runtime: 00:56:26

Sam, Warb, and Dave discuss astrology-based housing discrimination, social media bans of hateful people, the “biggest” crisis the Catholic Church has ever experienced, and–of course–sports.

36.4

Goats’ Blood For Everybody

Original Air Date: April 29, 2019

Runtime: 00:57:00

Sam, Luke, and Josh are all back in the studio to distinguish Hell from Heck, and atheism from Humanism. They comment on the Poway Synagogue shooting, address atheists’ electoral motives, and exorcism.

36.3

Enough.

Original Air Date: April 21, 2019

Runtime: 00:57:00

Bridget and Justin help Becky wade through rough news of people doing harm in the name of religion. Focus: Sri Lanka Easter bombings, a huxter selling the “sacrament” of drinking bleach, domestic terrorists and kids inspired to target [...]

36.2

I’m a Huge Fan

Original Air Date: April 14, 2019

Runtime: 00:56:52

Becky asks Dan & Paul a series of pre-exorcism questions. Dan makes “clean” energy understandable, and explains the carbon footprint of having children (or cats). Paul describes his offbeat Easter decorations.

36.1

Evangelical Thrusting

Original Air Date: April 7, 2019

Runtime: 00:57:00

Sam, Josh, and Luke analyze whether listener questions are actually propaganda. They celebrate small steps of the LDS church, and legal 5% beer in Utah. Also: windmills.

35.13

Uneven Barrs

Original Air Date: March 31, 2019

Runtime: 00:56:45

Justin, with Dave’s help, unwinds pushpin string from the bulletin board so Becky can make sense of what the Mueller Report/Barr Letters mean. We also answer charges of waging a new “religious war” and bop the heads of perennial [...]