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A weekly look at religion and the stupidity that breeds it. Hosts Noah Lugeons, Heath Enwright, and Eli Bosnick delve into theistic attempts to intrude on the secular world in an unflinching expose on just how juvenile the whole god thing is.

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A weekly look at religion and the stupidity that breeds it. Hosts Noah Lugeons, Heath Enwright, and Eli Bosnick delve into theistic attempts to intrude on the secular world in an unflinching expose on just how juvenile the whole god thing is.

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Saving my sanity on a weekly basis

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This is a terrific show that informs me, makes me laugh to the point where I cry, and makes me think. This week in misogyny is a gem in the podcasting world.

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Saving my sanity on a weekly basis

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This is a terrific show that informs me, makes me laugh to the point where I cry, and makes me think. This week in misogyny is a gem in the podcasting world.

The best

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Best- most greatest totes fantastic podcast. Despite the constant negative press covfefe!

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The Scathing Atheist

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A weekly look at religion and the stupidity that breeds it. Hosts Noah Lugeons, Heath Enwright, and Eli Bosnick delve into theistic attempts to intrude on the secular world in an unflinching expose on just how juvenile the whole god thing is.

ScathingAtheist 178: Batman and Jesus Edition

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In this week’s episode, the amusement park about a flood opens with zero water rides, Westboro Baptist Church pretends they just got their first gay trainer, and Jozef K Richards will be here to discuss his upcoming film, Batman and Jesus.

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Click Here to see the Batman and Jesus trailer in all its glory.
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Click Here to check out Jozef’s series Holy Shit.
Click Here for more info on the upcoming Price/Ehrman debate at the Mythinformation Conference

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Click Here to learn more about Recovering From Religion.

Headlines:
Ark Park Opening: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/jul/06/noahs-ark-encounter-kentucky-replica-unveiled
and http://religionnews.com/2016/07/07/a-flood-of-guests-expected-as-noahs-ark-theme-park-opens-in-kentucky/
Gay couple denied birthday cakehttp://www.13abc.com/content/news/Same-sex-couple-denied-a-birthday-cake-by-local-bakery-385783221.html
WBC gets trolled by gay Pokemon: http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2016/07/10/westboro-baptist-church-recruits-jigglypuff-pokemon-against-lgbt-community-pokemon-go/86928150/
Guy dresses up as gay zombie pot heads to hand out gospel pamphletshttp://www.lgbtqnation.com/2016/07/christians-pose-gay-pothead-zombies-spread-hate-toronto-pride/#.V3w7RcFi6fI.facebook
Priest will get maximum 2 years for raping preteen boy with a crucifix http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/07/08/for-raping-a-pre-teen-boy-with-a-crucifix-irish-priest-will-get-at-most-two-years-in-jail/
Straight pride shirt by steven anderson: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/07/03/christian-pastors-new-straight-pride-shirt-cites-bible-verse-calling-for-death-of-gay-people/

This Week in Misogyny:
13 year olds can’t get married anymore
https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/virginia-politics/why-13-year-olds-can-no-longer-marry-in-virginia/2016/07/03/03849e46-3ef9-11e6-a66f-aa6c1883b6b1_story.html
46 year old pastor gets 10 year old girl pregnant
http://www.local10.com/news/crime/46-year-old-pastor-gets-10-year-old-girl-pregnant-police-say
In wake of SCOTUS decision, TX Gov wants to mandate funerals for fetal tissue: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/07/09/after-loss-in-supreme-court-abortion-case-tx-governor-wants-to-mandate-funerals-for-fetal-tissue/

Jul 14 2016

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ScathingAtheist 179: Faithless Feminist Edition

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In this week’s episode, Rick wiles will try to catch em all, the Republican Convention gets a wicked flare-up of their Control-VD, and faithless feminist Karen Garst will be here to assure us that despite what we see, many atheist authors don’t have penises.

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Click Here to preorder Karen’s book, Women Beyond Belief: Discovering Life Without Religion, on Amazon
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Click Here to check out Chuck and Willie’s Book of Mormon Stories

Headlines:
GOP sub-platform comittee is full of shit: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/07/11/gop-platform-subcommittee-passes-resolution-calling-for-bible-to-be-taught-as-american-history/
GOP Platform would allow pastors to endorse candidates without losing tax exemption: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/07/16/gop-platform-says-pastors-can-endorse-candidates-from-the-pulpit-without-losing-tax-exemptions/
Study: Most evangelicals think transgender people are immoral: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/07/16/study-most-evangelicals-think-transgender-people-are-immoral/
Rick wiles calls pokemon cyber demons and it's great
http://www.rawstory.com/2016/07/end-times-pastor-warns-isis-could-use-pokemon-go-to-target-christians-with-cyber-demons/
Ken ham offers one dollar ticket to ark encounter also we bully him
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/07/14/ken-ham-if-students-visit-ark-encounter-as-part-of-a-field-trip-ill-only-charge-them-1/
AND http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/07/13/ken-ham-ffrf-is-bullying-schools-by-warning-them-against-taking-field-trips-to-ark-encounter/
Kentucky judge refuses not to use the word god in wedding ceremony
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/07/14/kentucky-judge-refuses-to-conduct-secular-wedding-ceremony-for-couple/
Ray comfort says we Can't give atheists political power because they’ll slaughter people
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/07/12/ray-comfort-we-cant-give-atheists-political-power-because-they-slaughter-people/

This Week in Misogyny:
Pakistan’s Kim Kardashian killed by brother in “honor killing” http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/07/16/pakistani-internet-star-strangled-to-death-by-brother-in-honor-killing/
UN calls female genital mutilation child abuse for the first time
http://ascienceenthusiast.com/female-genital-mutilation-child-abuse/ http://www.bbc.com/news/health-36805117

Jul 21 2016

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ScathingAtheist 187: Cup Yours Edition

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In this week’s episode, religious dunking booths go wrong three stories in a row, the GOP promotes the Zika virus, cervical cancer, and slavery ... all in one bill, and we find a charity that’ll let us call people fat fucks for them again.

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Headlines:
GOP delays Zika relief bill in effort to defund planned parenthood: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2016/09/gop-holds-zika-relief-bill-hostage/
Mother files charges after her autistic son is forcibly baptized: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/09/10/a-mother-files-criminal-charges-after-her-autistic-sons-mentor-forcibly-baptized-him/
Soldier drowns after his baptism
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/09/08/a-soldier-drowned-after-his-baptism-now-the-military-is-investigating-while-christians-cry-foul/
13 people drown trying to dunk ganesh
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/09/08/13-people-may-have-drowned-in-india-while-trying-to-immerse-an-idol-of-ganesh-in-a-river/
Vatican calls for worldwide day of prayer for sex abuse victims: http://www.rawstory.com/2016/09/catholic-church-to-hold-worldwide-day-of-prayer-for-sex-abuse-victims/
Alabama priest calls for military to execute people who don’t stand for the pledge: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/09/10/church-defends-pastorhs-football-announcer-who-said-national-anthem-protesters-should-be-executed/
Steven Anderson denied entry into South Africa over hate speech concerns: http://religionnews.com/2016/09/13/anti-gay-arizona-pastor-denied-visa-to-enter-south-africa/
Circumcision practice doll: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/09/06/i-guess-even-doctors-who-perform-circumcisions-need-a-way-to-practice/

This Week in Misogyny:
Church asks rape victim to apologize to rape victims wife
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/09/09/after-a-youth-pastor-raped-a-girl-their-church-asked-the-victim-to-apologize-to-the-pastors-wife/
Judge apologizes for asking rape victim why she didn’t keep her knees together: http://www.rawstory.com/2016/09/judge-apologizes-to-rape-victim-for-asking-why-she-didnt-keep-her-knees-together/
Suspected rapist claims biblical license to fuck who he wants: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/09/14/suspected-rapist-told-authorities-the-bible-gave-him-the-right-to-have-sex-with-anyone/

Sep 15 2016

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ScathingAtheist 182: Over the Top Edition

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In this week’s episode, women want to rip off Steve Anderson’s arm, Mike Pence lectures Congress on the origin of specious, and we didn’t want to go to the Australian Capital Territories anyway.

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Calendar Links:
The Women in Secularism Conference
The FFRF’s 39th Annual Convention
Great Lakes Reasonfest
QED
The Mythinformation Conference

Headlines:
Australia passes anti-religious vilification law: http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/act-news/act-parliament-passes-religious-vilification-laws-20160804-gqlagu.html
Idaho changing law: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/06/idaho-is-reconsidering-the-law-allowing-religious-parents-to-kill-their-kids-without-punishment/
Steve Anderson challenges every woman who disagrees with him to arm wrestle: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/04/christian-pastor-men-rule-over-women-at-home-and-ill-arm-wrestle-any-woman-here-who-disagrees/
Pope francis calls trans people an annihilation of man as image of god: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/03/pope-francis-calls-transgender-people-an-annihilation-of-man-as-image-of-god/
Pedophile rapist priest punished with Hail Mary prayers: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/07/a-catholic-priest-who-molested-20-boys-was-told-to-say-hail-mary-prayers-as-punishment/
Video surfaces of Mike Pence decrying the evils of evolution on the house floor: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/05/mike-pence-in-2002-we-have-seen-the-consequence-over-the-last-77-years-of-teaching-evolution/
Sex before marriage is like putting a cat in a microwave: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/07/23/teen-study-bible-having-sex-outside-of-straight-marriage-is-like-burning-your-cat-in-a-microwave/
Abortion rights don't count in Missouri once you're no longer pregnant:
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/07/judge-tosses-out-satanic-temples-2015-abortion-lawsuit-because-plaintiff-is-no-longer-pregnant/
Baptist preacher claims he was fired for bringing a black kid to bible study: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/08/baptist-preacher-claims-he-was-fired-by-alabama-church-for-inviting-black-kids-to-bible-study/
Mayor plays strip poker with a minor: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/05/mayor-who-once-gave-god-a-key-to-the-city-arrested-for-allegedly-playing-strip-poker-with-a-minor/

This Week in Misogyny:
Clinton presidency is the final chapter in feminists war on america
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/03/christian-pastor-a-clinton-presidency-is-the-final-chapter-of-feminists-war-against-america/
Hillary clinton can’t be president because the bible forbids ithttp://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/03/christian-pastor-hillary-clinton-should-not-be-president-because-the-bible-forbids-it/
Pope commissions study on women deacons http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/05/pope-francis-creates-commission-to-study-historical-role-of-female-deacons/

Charity Links:
If you’d like to know more about the charities mentioned in this week’s Farnsworth Quote, David was kind enough to share the following information:
Azhec.org.
Arizona Health-e Connection is a non-profit, that drives the adoption of health information technology (HIT) and advances the secure and private sharing of electronic health information exchange (HIE). Through statewide education, coordination and collaboration, AzHeC promotes the innovative use of HIT and HIE to achieve the Triple Aim of better care, better outcomes and lower costs.
Apertamanus.org.
We make free prosthetic hands for kids and adults who have lost a hand due to trauma or a congenital defect

Aug 11 2016

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349: John Wicca Edition

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In this week’s episode, Trump supporting Christians promise they’ve glued their bar to the FLOOR, Coach Dave has a homophobic meltdown when thinking about baseball backfires, and the UK will reject the call to eat mor chicken.
---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Headlines:31% of white evangelicals say they'll support Trump no matter what he does:https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/21/31-of-white-evangelicals-say-theyll-support-trump-no-matter-what-he-does/Chick Fil A opens first UK location; announces it will close first UK location: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/19/lgbtq-activists-shut-down-britains-only-chick-fil-a-just-9-days-after-opening/ Christian Rapper Walks Out of “The Addams Family” Movie Due to Demonic Elements: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/19/christian-rapper-walks-out-of-the-addams-family-movie-due-to-demonic-elements/ Paula White warns that some states define the bible as hate speech: https://www.rightwingwatch.org/post/paula-white-christians-must-vote-for-trump-because-his-judges-wont-let-states-outlaw-the-bible/ The Catholic Church is seriously selling a $110 "click to pray" wearable rosary:https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/17/the-catholic-church-is-seriously-selling-a-110-click-to-pray-wearable-rosary/https://www.cnet.com/google-amp/news/vaticans-wearable-rosary-gets-fix-for-app-flaw-allowing-easy-hacks/A Christian Pastor Gave an Anti-Trans Sermon and the Backlash Has Been Glorious: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/19/a-christian-pastor-gave-an-anti-trans-sermon-and-the-backlash-has-been-glorious/ Dave Daubenmire wishes he could stop thinking about homosexuality: https://www.rightwingwatch.org/post/dave-daubenmire-we-need-to-make-homosexuality-unthinkable-again/---This Week in Misogyny:Female astronauts call out Trump’s stupidity from space: https://qz.com/1731692/female-astronauts-school-trump-from-outer-space/ GOP Candidate calls for ridiculous restrictions on abortion: https://www.rightwingwatch.org/post/va-gop-candidate-calls-for-abortion-restrictions-ankle-bracelets-for-women-who-get-abortions/ Christian mom urges women to reduce spousal abuse by being less uppity: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/22/christian-mom-to-avoid-domestic-abuse-wives-shouldnt-be-so-quarrelsome/

Oct 24 2019

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Scathing Atheist 71: Too Many Ms in Mormon Edition

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In this week's episode, we'll ask what the f*ck Baha'i is, we'll learn yet another reason to never visit Kenya, we'll throw a couple of new skit concepts against the wall to see if they stick and David from the My Book of Mormon podcast will join us to figure out who's reading the crappier holy book.

Jun 26 2014

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ScathingAtheist 185: RFRA Madness Edition

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In this week’s episode, France caves on the Burkini thing, just like they did with the Nazis, we learn that Donald Trump is the healthiest man in the world, but still gets to leave school after 3rd period, and Andrew Torrez from the Opening Arguments podcast joins us for the least expensive conversation with a lawyer I’ve ever had.

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Appearance Links:
Mythinformation Conference in Milwaukee: http://www.mythicistmilwaukee.com/mythinformation-conference-2/
QED Conference: https://qedcon.org/
Skeptics in the Pub in Glasgow: https://www.facebook.com/events/1107910115950581/
Skeptics in the Pub in Edinburgh: https://www.facebook.com/events/982928985138532/

Headlines:
Religious charity refuses to take atheists’ money: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/26/28280-later-an-atheist-has-ended-his-fundraiser-for-a-christian-charity-that-wont-take-his-cash/
Defense Attorney: Polygamist fugitive may have been raptured: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/25/polygamist-leader-and-fugitive-lyle-jeffs-may-have-been-raptured-says-his-defense-attorney/
Burkini ban struck down in one French town: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/26/burkini-ban-struck-down-in-one-french-town-but-the-anti-muslim-bigotry-persists-in-others/
Christian fired for vandalism after ‘anointing’ office loses discrimination suit: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/25/christian-man-fired-after-vandalizing-office-with-oil-to-anoint-it-loses-discrimination-case/
Trump’s donation “to LA flood victims” actually goes to anti-gay hate group: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2016/08/trump-donates-100k-to-anti-gay-hate-group/
Trump letter: http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2016/08/bornstein-trump-linguistics/497840/

This Week in Misogyny:
Indian Court grants women right to worship in famous mosque: http://religionnews.com/2016/08/27/indian-court-gives-women-entry-to-mumbai-mosque/
CA lawmakers close Brock Turner loophole: http://www.rawstory.com/2016/08/california-lawmakers-pass-rape-bill-inspired-by-stanford-case/
Catholic hospital turns away bleeding woman because they ‘don’t support birth control’ http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/08/27/catholic-hospital-turns-away-bleeding-woman-with-dislodged-iud-because-they-oppose-birth-control/

Sep 01 2016

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ScathingAtheist 175: His Ark is Worse Than His Bite Edition

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In this week’s episode, we’ll read the book equivalent of getting dicked to death by wolverines, state-mandated anal probes get two thumbs up from a Kenyan judge, and Bill Donohue will dress up like a penguin and plot against Batman.

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Click Here to help Dan Arel get to the Ark Park protest
Click Here to check out the HolyCrap Vlogcast

Headlines:
Creationists to counter-protest atheists at Ark Park opening: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/06/18/how-many-levels-of-protests-will-take-place-on-opening-day-of-the-noahs-ark-theme-park/
Donohue: Law to extend statutes on child rape was designed “to rape the Catholic church.” http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/06/21/bill-donohue-law-to-help-child-abuse-victims-was-really-intended-to-rape-the-catholic-church/
Police in Trenton NJ plan to bring underage curfew violators to churches in the middle of the night: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/06/18/kids-who-violate-curfew-will-be-sent-to-church-say-trenton-nj-police/
Hackers add gay pride stuff to ISIS Twitter accounts: http://religionnews.com/2016/06/18/hackers-add-rainbows-gay-pride-slogans-to-isis-accounts/
Canadian police break up fight over whether or not the earth is flat or round http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/06/15/canadian-police-had-to-break-up-a-fight-over-whether-the-earth-is-flat-or-round/
Turkish Muslim mob attacks album release party at record store in Istanbul for not doing nothing during Ramadan: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/06/18/muslims-attack-istanbul-music-event-upset-that-it-took-place-during-ramadan/
Man attacked with machetes for not fasting on Ramadan: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/06/10/man-is-attacked-with-machetes-by-muslim-boys-who-were-upset-he-wasnt-fasting/
Anderson cooper is too gay to interview straight people http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/06/15/bryan-fischer-anderson-cooper-is-gay-so-hes-disqualified-from-interviewing-anti-gay-politicians/
Anderson cooper goes hard in the paint on bigot: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/06/14/floridas-anti-gay-attorney-general-pam-bondi-taken-to-task-by-anderson-cooper-for-her-past-bigotry/
Anal probes are a legal way to determine if someone is gay: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/06/16/kenyan-judge-says-anal-probes-are-a-legal-way-to-determine-if-someone-is-gay/

This Week in Misogyny:
Six months for raping an accident victim: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/03/04/state-trooper-gets-just-6-months-for-raping-car-accident-victim.html
Amish couple sells 14 year old daughter: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/1303574/amish-couple-arrested-after-gifting-their-daughter-14-to-man-who-went-on-to-father-two-children-with-her/?CMP=spklr--Editorial--FBPAGE--TheSun-thesun--20160619--News--497084531-_-Image,textandlink
Abortion Drone: http://thinkprogress.org/world/2016/06/21/3790692/abortion-drone-ireland/

Jun 23 2016

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350: Sesquarcentennial Edition

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In this week’s episode, we’ll use our powers for good like monster mamma taught us, I'M MATT GAETZ AND I'M PART OF THIS INTRO, and Eli will reluctantly agree that it doesn’t have to be the “Vulgarity for Charity”-tacular, since Vulgarity for Charity is already a name.
---How to Participate in Vulgarity for Charity: Click here to donate to Modest Needs Send your donation receipt to this email, along with info on who you want insulted.---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Headlines:Vulgarity for Charity and Modest Needs:https://www.modestneeds.org/index.aspVulgarityForCharity@gmail.comRapper Kanye West Releases “Jesus is King” IMAX Film: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/25/rapper-kanye-west-releases-jesus-is-king-imax-film/ Religious Conservatives Lash Out at Kellogg’s Over “Anti-Christian” Cereal: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/26/religious-conservatives-lash-out-at-kelloggs-over-anti-christian-cereal/ “Inventor” Charges Drought-Struck Farmers $50,000 If He Can Make It Rain:https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/24/inventor-charges-drought-struck-farmers-50000-if-he-can-make-it-rain/
---This Week in Misogyny:John MacArthur doesn’t have enough paper cuts on his testes: https://relevantmagazine.com/current16/john-macarthur-told-beth-moore-to-go-home-for-having-the-audacity-to-preach-the-gospel-and-help-people/ Ireland high court rules against their abortion laws: https://edition.cnn.com/2019/10/03/uk/northern-ireland-abortion-high-court-gbr-intl/index.html Atheist couple prank Sorbo by asking him to congratulate them on their abortion: https://www.patheos.com/blogs/nosacredcows/2019/10/atheists-asked-pro-life-kevin-sorbo-for-video-congratulating-them-on-an-abortion/

Oct 31 2019

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271: SPLC Ya Later Edition

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In this week’s episode, Ken ham’s ark park see less footraffic than your mom, we find a great new reason to ejaculate on a wall (your mom), and Lee Strobel will prove that the New Testament is the New Testament.

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Headlines:

SPLC gets rid of its anti-Muslim Extremist list: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2018/04/19/the-splc-has-removed-its-controversial-page-listing-anti-muslim-extremists/

Stanford study does NOT show that religious kids do best in school: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2018/04/19/a-stanford-study-does-not-show-that-the-most-religious-kids-do-best-in-school/

Appeals court rules that pastor was allowed to use unpaid labor at his restaurant: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2018/04/20/appeals-court-pastor-didnt-break-law-when-using-unpaid-labor-at-restaurant/

Ark Encounter numbers are heinous: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2018/04/21/ark-encounters-latest-attendance-numbers-are-ken-hams-nightmare/

Christian magic school students are doing stupid stuff:

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2018/04/20/students-at-christian-hogwarts-suck-graves-and-try-to-walk-through-walls/

This Week in Misogyny:

Christian blogger’s fashion advice to not be a harlot: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2018/04/21/christian-blogger-if-you-dont-dress-in-a-godly-way-you-must-be-a-harlot/

Hasidic sect sees rapist rabbi as god: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2018/04/20/hasidic-sect-sees-rapist-rabbi-as-god-believers-allow-him-to-do-anything/

Woman turns down Pakistani man’s marriage proposal; he sets her on fire: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2018/04/24/a-woman-turned-down-a-pakistani-mans-marriage-proposal-he-set-her-on-fire/

Apr 26 2018

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Scathing Atheist 48: One Year Anniversary Edition

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In this week's episode a columnist in Tennessee thinks women should be more rape-friendly, a female teacher in Alabama apparently agrees, we'll breast-milk one extra gag out of the headlines and Lucinda will join us to talk prostitution and genocide.

Jan 16 2014

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Scathing Atheist #4: Pope-ulation Zero Edition

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In this fortnight's episode, a school board in Jackson, Ohio decides that there's nothing explicitly Christian about Christ, Eli Bosnick will join us to try to f*ck up the rhetorical meaning of the phrase "Is the Pope Catholic?" and Noah will try to figure out what all the little knobs on the new mixer do.

Feb 28 2013

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Scathing Atheist 67: Proverbial Edition

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In this week's episode, redneck pastors getting bit by snakes gets so common we don't even report it in the headlines any more, God will punish Noah for that abortion he had and Lucinda will join us to discuss Proverbs in this week's Pope-rah's Book Club.

May 29 2014

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Scathing Atheist 69: Numbers Having Oral Sex Edition

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In this week's episode, the FFRF will make Iowa sit in the corner and stare at the wall for the rest of the period, Catholics will rape kids and act like it's no big deal again and India still refuses to get down with the Sikhness.

Jun 12 2014

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ScathingAtheist 206: Schindler's Fist Edition

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In this week’s episode, everyone instantly forgets that 3 Doors Down exists again, Gwyneth Paltrow explains how a paperweight is a lot like an IUD, and I’ll run around the earth backwards until I’m absolutely certain that doesn’t reverse time.

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Headlines:
Inauguration filled with religious bullshit:
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2017/01/22/pastor-robert-jeffress-donald-trump-had-the-most-prayers-of-any-inauguration-in-history/
CIA Documents show agency once believed Uri Geller had actually magic powers: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2017/01/20/new-documents-show-the-cia-once-believed-mentalist-uri-geller-really-had-special-psychic-powers/
Cabinet appointees continue to be Christian lunatics:
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2017/01/trumps-epa-pick-anti-science-christian-extremist/ http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2017/01/senate-confirms-dangerous-christian-extremist-cia-director/
Trump reinstates global gag rule: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/donald-trump-global-gag-ruleus58822355e4b070d8cad1f774
Gwyneth Paltrow is now selling jade vagina eggs: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2017/01/18/uh-oh-gwyneth-paltrow-is-dispensing-terrible-vagina-advice-again-2/

Jan 26 2017

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Scathing Atheist #6: Zombie Jesus Edition

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In this week's episode, Baptist Leaders pledge to civilly disobey gay marriage by not getting gay married, even a little bit; the baby Jesus will ride his submammalian, egg-laying lagamorph down from Heaven to give cavities to all the boys and girls; and co-host of Reasonable Doubts Justin Schieber joins us for a public debate on the merits of public debate.

Mar 28 2013

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Scathing Atheist #3: Valentine's Day Edition

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In this fortnight's episode, a former Nazi who used to run the inquisition is looking for work, we'll put all the legislators in the bible belt in a ring and see who can out stupid who, Lucinda Lugeons will join us for an atheist love story and apparently Noah will sound like a more smug and more scripted Dennis Miller.

Feb 14 2013

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Scathing Atheist 75: Manual for Creating Atheists Edition

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In this week's episode Peter Boghossian will join us to create atheists the non-sexual way, Eli Bosnick joins us to pan for wisdom in the Bible and Ken Ham sentences space-aliens to eternal torment in hell.

Jul 24 2014

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ScathingAtheist 203: Book of Moron Edition

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In this week’s episode, Rwandan soccer bans Azealia Banks, we ask one Facebook meme what another one would say about Snopes, and we’ll dig into a book from the patron saint of caucasian-ness.

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Headlines:
Snopes is still snopes ya dopes: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/12/27/snopes-remains-a-credible-fact-checking-site-so-dont-let-the-critics-distract-you/ http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4042194/Facebook-fact-checker-arbitrate-fake-news-accused-defrauding-website-pay-prostitutes-staff-includes-escort-porn-star-Vice-Vixen-domme.html http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/25/technology/for-fact-checking-website-snopes-a-bigger-role-brings-more-attacks.html?_r=0
Latest data on the economic boom the ark park isn’t:http://www.cincinnati.com/story/news/2016/12/28/no-bars-and-few-restaurants-grant-county-year-after-alcohol-vote/95528796/
Azealia banks has been slaughtering chickens in her closet for three years for witchcraft
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/12/31/rapper-azealia-banks-slaughtered-chickens-in-her-closet-for-three-years-as-a-form-of-witchcraft/
Rwandan soccer league bans witchcraft
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/12/30/rwandan-soccer-league-bans-witchcraft-for-some-reason/
Gospel singer: gay people are perverts who will die
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/12/31/gospel-singer-kim-burrell-to-church-members-gay-people-are-perverts-who-will-die/
Humanist group gets ebenezer award for not letting them send jesus conditional presents
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/12/30/humanist-group-gets-ebenezer-award-from-conservative-group-for-daring-to-defend-the-constitution/
Church in Sri lanka accidentally gives people lyrics to tupac song
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/12/26/a-church-in-sri-lanka-accidentally-gave-people-the-lyrics-to-tupacs-version-of-hail-mary/

Jan 05 2017

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ScathingAtheist 202: Anchor Management Edition

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In this week’s episode, Roy Moore rises once again from Crystal Lake, Asian schoolgirls dressed like Hitler does not give us any ideas for sexual role-playing, and Bryce Blankenagel of the Naked Mormonism podcast will be here to put the “War” back in Mwar-Mon.

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Headlines:
Alabama governor interviews Roy Moore for Jeff Sessions’ senate seat: http://www.slate.com/blogs/outward/2016/12/21/alabamagovernorinterviewsroymooreforsessionssenateseat.html
Uk poll shows belief in god dropped in 2016
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/12/23/new-uk-poll-finds-belief-in-god-dropped-significantly-in-2016/
Taiwan School holds Nazi rally for Christmas:
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-38437876
Ken ham “takes the rainbow back from gay people
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/12/21/creationist-ken-ham-lit-up-ark-encounter-to-take-the-rainbow-back-from-lgbt-people/
Texas billboard says vaccines cause autism
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/12/24/texas-billboard-tells-parents-a-dangerous-lie-vaccines-can-cause-autism/
Pakistani airline employees sacrifice goat before takeoff
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2016/12/19/pakistani-airline-employees-beheaded-a-black-goat-before-takeoff-just-to-be-safe/

This Week in Misogyny:
Kasich only doesn’t suck if you compare him to republicans: http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2016/12/13/John-Kasich-acts-on-abortion-bills.html

Dec 29 2016

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356: Black Sheep Edition

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In this week’s episode, veterans from the War on Christmas trudge home to lives they no longer recognize, we learn that the Trump campaign literally thinks Thanos was the good guy, and Steve and Tally Cass of Monster on Sunday will be here to rock the f*** out.---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Guest Links:Wanna hear Black Sheep sooner than later?  Donate here: https://monsteronsunday.com/donate/ Wanna hear more from Monster on Sunday? Click here: https://monsteronsunday.com/music/ Check out Ben at Friend Dog Studios here: http://youtube.com/frienddogstudios ---Headlines:
War on christmashttps://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/12/07/let-reason-prevail-banner-goes-up-in-san-diego-park-to-counter-nativity-scene/andhttps://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/12/04/warren-mi-is-home-once-again-to-a-sign-reading-keep-saturn-in-saturnalia/Andhttps://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/12/07/delaware-town-bans-all-public-displays-media-makes-it-about-the-nativity-scene/Roy Moore justifies candidacy by comparing himself to Brett Kavanagh and Clarence Thomas: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/12/08/roy-moore-justifies-candidacy-by-comparing-himself-to-brett-kavanagh-and-clarence-thomas/ Rick Wiles: House Democrats Are “Forcing Me to Stockpile Ammunition”: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/12/07/rick-wiles-house-democrats-are-forcing-me-to-stockpile-ammunition/ WSJ Essayist: Atheists Should Just “Lie” to Their Kids When Talking About Death: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/12/07/wsj-essayist-atheists-should-just-lie-to-their-kids-when-talking-about-death/ A Woman Was Nearly Kicked Off a Flight for Wearing a “Hail Satan” Shirthttps://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/12/07/a-woman-was-nearly-kicked-off-a-flight-for-wearing-a-hail-satan-shirt/Donald Trump to Jewish Crowd: You Have to Vote for Me or You’ll Lose Your Money:https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/12/09/donald-trump-to-jewish-crowd-you-have-to-vote-for-me-or-youll-lose-your-money/---This Week in Misogyny:
SCOTUS won’t hear ridiculous anti-abortion law out of Kentucky: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/supreme-court-upholds-kentucky-abortion-law-mandating-ultrasounds-n1098181?cid=sm_npd_nn_tw_ma PA House Passes Bill That May Require Death Certificates For Fertilized Eggs: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/12/01/pa-house-passes-bill-that-may-require-death-certificates-for-fertilized-eggs/ Reason Wins Out in Alberta’s Anti-Choice “Conscience Bill” Case: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/23/reason-wins-out-in-albertas-anti-choice-conscience-bill-case/

Dec 12 2019

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355: Shots Fired Edition

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In this week’s episode, the first shots are fired in the War on Christmas, evangelicals are panicking without a chicken sandwich to hate gay people with, and Jim Bakker will put the ‘fault’ back in ‘fault line.’
---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Headlines:The war on Christmas has begun! https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/12/02/in-letter-pope-francis-encourages-nativity-displays-in-schools-and-town-squares/ and https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/12/02/once-again-satanic-temple-snaketivity-goes-up-in-illinois-state-capitol/ and https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/12/02/atheists-won-seven-of-the-eight-holiday-display-slots-in-the-iowa-capitol/?fbclid=IwAR11iXAip_ujgpUPFncnaGBriUfyKvu2rhRiVZEK3CIsM0guuAkErxHRA2U Right-Wing Commentator Rick Wiles Blames “Jew Coup” for Trump Impeachment Effort: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/27/right-wing-commentator-rick-wiles-blames-jew-coup-for-trump-impeachment-effort/ New laws for sex abuse victims could cost Catholic Church upwards of $4 billion: https://apnews.com/621efb9528384f278c71a97308404531 Right-Wing Host Claims Mr. Rogers Corrupted Children With “Metrosexual Wimpiness”: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/29/right-wing-host-mr-rogers-corrupted-children-with-his-metrosexual-wimpiness/ Twitter mocks Christian snowflakes melting down over Chick-fil-A "betrayal": https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/28/twitter-mocks-christian-snowflakes-melting-down-over-chick-fil-a-betrayal/ https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/24/christians-are-fighting-over-whether-chick-fil-a-is-still-sufficiently-anti-gay/ Indian Non-believer is Fighting for His Right to be Declared an Atheist: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/28/indian-non-believer-is-fighting-for-his-right-to-be-declared-an-atheist/ Jim Bakker's made-up chart shows God pausing earthquakes for Trump's election:https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/26/jim-bakkers-made-up-chart-shows-god-pausing-earthquakes-after-trumps-election/---This Week in Misogyny:Ohio Republicans File Bill Forcing Doctors to “Reimplant Ectopic Pregnancy”: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/29/ohio-republicans-file-bill-forcing-doctors-to-reimplant-ectopic-pregnancy/ NY Legislators Propose Bill Penalizing Doctors Who Perform “Virginity Checks”: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/12/01/ny-legislators-propose-bill-penalizing-doctors-who-perform-virginity-checks/

Dec 05 2019

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354: Giving Thanks Edition

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In this week’s episode, we raised so much money as atheists your dad is gonna crap all over himself, America's uncles make arguments that rest on the peer-reviewed science journal called Breitbart dotcom, and Tom and Cecil will be here to find out if you were gonna finish that.
---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Guest Links:Check out Chaotic Neutral Games here: https://m.twitch.tv/chaoticneutralgames ---Headlines:Trump adds author of Illuminati books to "Presidential Scholars" post: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/18/trump-adds-author-of-illuminati-books-to-presidential-scholars-post/ US drops on global survey of nations fighting for freedom of thought: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/13/the-u-s-drops-to-32nd-in-global-ranking-of-nations-promoting-freedom-of-thought/ KY Official: A Local Día de Muertos Event May Summon Dead People from the Grave: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/26/ky-official-a-local-dia-de-muertos-event-may-summon-dead-people-from-the-grave/ Pew Survey: Christianity is in “Rapid” Decline While “Nones” Continue Growing: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/17/pew-survey-christianity-is-in-rapid-decline-while-nones-continue-growing/

Nov 28 2019

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353: Bad Dads 2: Worse Dads Edition

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In this week’s episode, Ohio gives a whole new meaning to “all of the above”, Kanye West and Michael Bloomberg start competing for the moderate votes, and Tom and Cecil will be here in case we run out of expletives.
---How to Participate in Vulgarity for Charity:Click here to donate to Modest Needs Send your donation receipt to this email, along with info on who you want insulted.---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Guest Links:Check out Cognitive Dissonance here: https://dissonancepod.com/ ---Headlines:Christian Website Warns Kanye West: Joel Osteen is a Fake Christian:https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/16/christian-website-to-christian-kanye-west-joel-osteen-is-a-fake-christian/Ohio House Bill Would Ban Teachers from Punishing Kids for Their Religious Views:https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/14/ohio-house-bill-would-ban-teachers-from-punishing-kids-for-their-religious-views/19% of Indians Won’t Donate Their Organs So They Have Them in Their Next Lives: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/11/19-of-indians-wont-donate-their-organs-so-they-have-them-in-their-next-lives/ Chick-Fil-A still sucks: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/19/chick-fil-a-slowly-backtracks-on-new-charity-policy-excluding-anti-lgbtq-groups/ and https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/18/mike-huckabee-chick-fil-a-is-betraying-customers-by-avoiding-anti-lgbtq-groups/ ---This Week in Misogyny:Saudi Ad Refers to Feminism, Atheism, and Homosexuality as “Forms of Extremism”https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/12/saudi-ad-refers-to-feminism-atheism-and-homosexuality-as-forms-of-extremism/MAGA jackass thanks Trump for finally making women equal: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/14/maga-cultist-because-of-trump-women-are-truly-equal-for-the-first-time-ever/ Christian jackass blames women for him being weak: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/14/christian-preacher-when-women-take-over-a-culture-men-become-weak/

Nov 21 2019

1hr 1min

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352: Vulgarity Case Edition

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In this week’s episode, we’ll talk about TI measurement and we won't mean calculators, the White House email server tries to invade Poland, and Tom and Cecil will be here to justify the second explicit tag we put on this episode.
---How to Participate in Vulgarity for Charity:Click here to donate to Modest Needs Send your donation receipt to this email, along with info on who you want insulted.---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Guest Links:Check out Tom and Cecil on Cognitive Dissonance here: https://dissonancepod.com/ ---Headlines:Rapper T.I. is obsessed with his daughter’s vagina: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/07/rapper-t-i-is-creepily-obsessed-with-his-18-year-old-daughters-hymen/ If Knoxville Kids Skip Class for Bible Study, Satanists Want in on the Action: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/03/if-knoxville-kids-skip-class-for-bible-study-satanists-want-in-on-the-action/ Christian Website Posts Piece Claiming the “Transgender Cult Stole My Daughter”: https://www.christianpost.com/voice/the-transgender-cult-stole-my-daughter.html

Nov 14 2019

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351: Dying Out Loud Edition

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In this week’s episode, Pennsylvania has nothing better to do with its money, we let Matt Bevin know that we're currently hiring, and Dave Warnock will be here to remind us what actually matters.
---How to Participate in Vulgarity for Charity:Click here to donate to Modest Needs Send your donation receipt to this email, along with info on who you want insulted.---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Guest Links:Here more from Dave Warnock here: https://daveoutloud.com/ Find The Stop Button Blog here: https://thestopbutton.com/ ---Headlines:PA Lawmakers Spent $1.1 Million in Taxpayer Money to Block Atheist Invocationshttps://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/01/pa-lawmakers-spent-1-1-million-in-taxpayer-money-to-block-atheist-invocations/Indonesian Man Who Helps Implement Sharia Law for Adultery Flogged for Adultery: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/01/indonesian-man-who-helps-implement-sharia-law-for-adultery-flogged-for-adultery/ Chick-fil-A told us to buy a sandwich on Sunday when they're closed to honor God: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/03/chick-fil-a-told-us-to-buy-a-sandwich-sunday-when-they-were-closed-to-honor-god/ Trump administration rule allows religious discrimination in foster care and adoption: https://religionnews.com/2019/11/01/new-rule-would-allow-foster-care-adoption-agencies-to-exclude-on-religious-grounds/ Man who worships Trump loses $1 billion religious rights lawsuit against Twitter: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/02/man-who-worships-trump-loses-1-billion-religious-rights-lawsuit-against-twitter/
---This Week in Misogyny:Men cleared of rape charges in Spain because victim was unconscious: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/spain-protests-men-cleared-rape-girl-manresa-a9185841.html P-Robes offers some truly awful advise to young mom: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/11/06/pat-robertson-to-pregnant-woman-give-baby-up-for-adoption-and-dump-boyfriend/ Condom Company Reacts to Christian Abstinence Trope with Chewed Gum Wall in D.C. https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/31/condom-company-reacts-to-christian-abstinence-trope-with-chewed-gum-wall-in-d-c/

Nov 07 2019

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350: Sesquarcentennial Edition

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In this week’s episode, we’ll use our powers for good like monster mamma taught us, I'M MATT GAETZ AND I'M PART OF THIS INTRO, and Eli will reluctantly agree that it doesn’t have to be the “Vulgarity for Charity”-tacular, since Vulgarity for Charity is already a name.
---How to Participate in Vulgarity for Charity: Click here to donate to Modest Needs Send your donation receipt to this email, along with info on who you want insulted.---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Headlines:Vulgarity for Charity and Modest Needs:https://www.modestneeds.org/index.aspVulgarityForCharity@gmail.comRapper Kanye West Releases “Jesus is King” IMAX Film: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/25/rapper-kanye-west-releases-jesus-is-king-imax-film/ Religious Conservatives Lash Out at Kellogg’s Over “Anti-Christian” Cereal: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/26/religious-conservatives-lash-out-at-kelloggs-over-anti-christian-cereal/ “Inventor” Charges Drought-Struck Farmers $50,000 If He Can Make It Rain:https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/24/inventor-charges-drought-struck-farmers-50000-if-he-can-make-it-rain/
---This Week in Misogyny:John MacArthur doesn’t have enough paper cuts on his testes: https://relevantmagazine.com/current16/john-macarthur-told-beth-moore-to-go-home-for-having-the-audacity-to-preach-the-gospel-and-help-people/ Ireland high court rules against their abortion laws: https://edition.cnn.com/2019/10/03/uk/northern-ireland-abortion-high-court-gbr-intl/index.html Atheist couple prank Sorbo by asking him to congratulate them on their abortion: https://www.patheos.com/blogs/nosacredcows/2019/10/atheists-asked-pro-life-kevin-sorbo-for-video-congratulating-them-on-an-abortion/

Oct 31 2019

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349: John Wicca Edition

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In this week’s episode, Trump supporting Christians promise they’ve glued their bar to the FLOOR, Coach Dave has a homophobic meltdown when thinking about baseball backfires, and the UK will reject the call to eat mor chicken.
---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Headlines:31% of white evangelicals say they'll support Trump no matter what he does:https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/21/31-of-white-evangelicals-say-theyll-support-trump-no-matter-what-he-does/Chick Fil A opens first UK location; announces it will close first UK location: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/19/lgbtq-activists-shut-down-britains-only-chick-fil-a-just-9-days-after-opening/ Christian Rapper Walks Out of “The Addams Family” Movie Due to Demonic Elements: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/19/christian-rapper-walks-out-of-the-addams-family-movie-due-to-demonic-elements/ Paula White warns that some states define the bible as hate speech: https://www.rightwingwatch.org/post/paula-white-christians-must-vote-for-trump-because-his-judges-wont-let-states-outlaw-the-bible/ The Catholic Church is seriously selling a $110 "click to pray" wearable rosary:https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/17/the-catholic-church-is-seriously-selling-a-110-click-to-pray-wearable-rosary/https://www.cnet.com/google-amp/news/vaticans-wearable-rosary-gets-fix-for-app-flaw-allowing-easy-hacks/A Christian Pastor Gave an Anti-Trans Sermon and the Backlash Has Been Glorious: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/19/a-christian-pastor-gave-an-anti-trans-sermon-and-the-backlash-has-been-glorious/ Dave Daubenmire wishes he could stop thinking about homosexuality: https://www.rightwingwatch.org/post/dave-daubenmire-we-need-to-make-homosexuality-unthinkable-again/---This Week in Misogyny:Female astronauts call out Trump’s stupidity from space: https://qz.com/1731692/female-astronauts-school-trump-from-outer-space/ GOP Candidate calls for ridiculous restrictions on abortion: https://www.rightwingwatch.org/post/va-gop-candidate-calls-for-abortion-restrictions-ankle-bracelets-for-women-who-get-abortions/ Christian mom urges women to reduce spousal abuse by being less uppity: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/22/christian-mom-to-avoid-domestic-abuse-wives-shouldnt-be-so-quarrelsome/

Oct 24 2019

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348: Gorbellied Mumpsimus Edition

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In this week’s episode, Noah is overwhelmed by a cornucopia of a$$holery, Heath starts picturing William Barr's prolapsed a$$hole as a cornucopia...and Mike Pompeo's as another one, and Eli starts thinking of ways we could make that happen.
---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Headlines:Mike Pompeo on being a Christian Leader: https://www.timesofisrael.com/us-secretary-of-state-delivers-contentious-speech-on-being-christian-leader/ The Right-Wing “Values Voter Summit” Is What Happens When Hate Throws a Party: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/12/the-right-wing-values-voter-summit-is-what-happens-when-hate-throws-a-party/ Melbourne may put signs near lawbreaking churches warning kids of danger inside: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/12/melbourne-may-put-signs-near-lawbreaking-churches-warning-kids-of-danger-inside/ Alt-Right Activist Joey Gibson Caught Raising Funds Through Untraceable Church: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/12/alt-right-activist-joey-gibson-caught-raising-funds-through-untraceable-church/ Pat Robertson says the death penalty is "absolutely biblical":https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/12/pat-robertson-the-death-penalty-is-absolutely-biblical/Pat Robertson says Trump may lose the "Mandate of Heaven" if he abandons the Kurds:https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/08/pat-robertson-trump-may-lose-the-mandate-of-heaven-if-he-abandons-the-kurds/Pretend researchers say religion is the best way to overcome addiction: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10943-019-00876-w These Expensive “Jesus Shoes,” Which Come With Holy Water, Are Selling Out: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/10/these-expensive-jesus-shoes-which-come-with-holy-water-are-selling-out/

Oct 17 2019

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347: Heavy Petting Edition

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In this week’s episode, the holy spirit will check his texts, the person in the jail cell next to Amber Guyger is redecorating like crazy, and we’ll learn how to not have sex.
---Check out our newest sponsor, American Elections: Wicked Game ---Get your tickets to see Citation Needed live: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/citation-needed-live-in-nyc-tickets-67044382553 To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Headlines:Pastor who texted while speaking in tongues has a perfectly good explanation: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/05/pastor-who-texted-while-speaking-in-tongues-has-a-perfectly-good-explanation/ Atheist Group Files Complaint Against Texas Judge Who Gave Killer Cop a Biblehttps://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/04/atheist-group-files-complaint-against-texas-judge-who-gave-killer-cop-a-bible/Right-Wing Websites Are Distorting Scientific Data to Attack Trans People: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/06/right-wing-websites-are-distorting-scientific-data-to-attack-trans-people/ Why Did America Lose Its Religion? Thank the Internet: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/27/why-did-america-lose-its-religion-thank-the-internet/ A Progressive Seminary Had Students Confess to Plants; Critics Had a Field Day: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/21/a-progressive-seminary-had-students-confess-to-plants-critics-had-a-field-day/ ---This Week in Misogyny:Woman charged for being topless in her own home: https://www.sltrib.com/news/2019/09/30/this-utah-woman-was/ Anti-abortion group gives out tiny fetuses at parade: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/10/07/anti-abortion-clinic-gives-away-mini-fetuses-in-parade-prompting-rule-change/ Woman received digital catcalls over airlines messaging service: https://www.cnn.com/2019/10/07/us/woman-receives-in-flight-messages-trnd/index.html

Oct 10 2019

1hr 1min

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346: Impeach Around Edition

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In this week’s episode, the nation’s preeminent christians refuse to turn our president into a peach, Lindsay Graham explains that if you hear something, it doesn't count if you say something, and Hillary Morgan Fehrer will try to acronym again.
---See us in New York for Citation Needed live! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/citation-needed-live-in-nyc-tickets-67044382553 See Andrew and Thomas in LA for Opening Arguments live! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/opening-arguments-live-in-los-angeles-tickets-71656060205 To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Headlines:Pastor: Nothing angers Christians more than an impeachment inquiry into Trump: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/28/pastor-nothing-angers-christians-more-than-an-impeachment-inquiry-into-trump/ Christian who wanted Obama impeached now says Democrats should "win an election": https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/27/christian-who-wanted-obama-impeached-now-says-democrats-should-win-an-election/ Lindsay Graham says hearsay doesn't count, but it clearly does count: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-09-28/lindsey-graham-gets-linda-tripp-trending-while-defending-trump TN County gives tax dollars to bible museum: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/30/tn-county-gives-15000-in-taxpayer-funding-to-bible-museum-despite-warning/ Rice University band trolls anti-gay Christian school with LGBTQ-friendly halftime show: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/25/rice-u-band-trolls-anti-gay-christian-school-with-lgbtq-friendly-halftime-show/ Anti-LGBTQ GOP Congressman Proposes Anti-Abortion Bill to Save Gay Fetuses: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/26/anti-lgbtq-gop-congressman-proposes-anti-abortion-bill-to-save-gay-fetuses/ OK GOP lawmaker trashes any "silly woman" who wants to go topless in public: https://www.koco.com/article/appeals-court-says-women-can-go-topless-in-public/29254805#https://www.newson6.com/story/41101421/new-law-allows-oklahoma-women-to-be-topless-in-public“Banana Man” Ray Comfort Now Wants to Convince You God Designed Oranges: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/23/banana-man-ray-comfort-now-wants-to-convince-you-god-designed-oranges/
---This Week in Misogyny:Brother of Qandeel Baloch, “Honor Killing” Victim, Sentenced to Life in Prison: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/27/brother-of-qandeel-baloch-honor-killing-victim-sentenced-to-life-in-prison/ Bishop: Girls Should Skip College So They’re Not Smarter Than Their Husbandshttps://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/28/bishop-girls-should-skip-college-so-theyre-not-smarter-than-their-husbands/

Oct 03 2019

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345: Face Off Edition

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In this week’s episode, Anna will drop the mic on Deuteronomy, Greta Thunberg comes SO CLOSE to exploding Donald Trump's face with her mind, and Heath gave a hilarious talk in Kentucky and you missed it.
---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Headlines:Trump holds UN panel on religious persecution instead of attending climate change panel: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/23/donald-trump-lies-again-about-obliterating-the-johnson-amendment/ Federal Judge Says Christian Hate Group Can Legally Be Called a “Hate Group”: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/21/federal-judge-says-christian-hate-group-can-legally-be-called-a-hate-group/ NJ Official Denies Anti-Semitism After Saying Lawyer Tried to “Jew Her Down”: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/18/nj-official-denies-anti-semitism-after-saying-lawyer-tried-to-jew-her-down/ Mark Taylor: Concealed Weapons Can Keep the Red Cross from Sacrificing You to Baal: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/18/mark-taylor-concealed-weapons-can-keep-the-red-cross-from-sacrificing-you-to-baal/ Devos threatens to withhold funding from Duke-UNC for not being anti-Muslim enough: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/21/betsy-devos-to-duke-unc-mideast-program-be-more-pro-christian-or-lose-funding/ Serial Liar Sean Spicer: Keep Me on Dancing With the Stars...For Jesus: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/17/serial-liar-sean-spicer-keep-me-on-dancing-with-the-stars-for-jesus/ Shaman Who Walked 1,700 Miles to Exorcise Vladimir Putin Arrested Upon Arrival: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/20/shaman-who-walked-1700-miles-to-exorcise-vladimir-putin-arrested-upon-arrival/ ---This Week in Misogyny:Study shows Fox news drives abortion debate: https://www.vox.com/2019/9/23/20875531/fox-news-abortion-cnn-msnbc-virginia Kansas City Diocese Wins Case Against Fired Teacher Who Was Single and Pregnanthttps://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/21/kansas-city-diocese-wins-case-against-fired-teacher-who-was-single-and-pregnant/

Sep 26 2019

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344: Fish Taco Edition

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In this week’s episode, Chicago worshipers will Shale Mary, we'll talk about the classic riddle of the Christian, the chainsaw, and the penis crossing the river, and we’ll encourage kids to have sex with vegetables the right way.
---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist Come see us in New York City on October 12th: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/citation-needed-live-in-nyc-tickets-67044382553 To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Headlines:Missouri’s Attorney General Refers 12 Predator Priests for Prosecutionhttps://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/14/missouris-attorney-general-refers-12-predator-priests-for-prosecution/Worshipers in Chicago Think This Virgin Mary Painting is “Weeping” Healing Oils: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/11/worshipers-in-chicago-think-this-virgin-mary-painting-is-weeping-healing-oils/ Trump's faith adviser blessed the White House with "the superior blood of Jesus":https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/11/trumps-faith-adviser-blessed-the-white-house-with-the-superior-blood-of-jesus/Church tricked homeless people into slavery: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/11/12-church-leaders-accused-of-forcing-homeless-people-into-slavery-for-money/ Anti-Abortion Group Sells “1972” Necklaces to Combat Pro-Choice “1973” Jewelry: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/12/anti-abortion-group-sells-1972-necklaces-to-combat-pro-choice-1973-jewelry/ Man uses chainsaw to cut phallus off Māori carving in order to please God: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/13/man-uses-chainsaw-to-cut-phallus-off-maori-carving-in-order-to-please-god/
---This Week in Misogyny:P-Robes warns god will punish us for abortion with leprosy: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/09/pat-robertson-because-of-legal-abortion-god-will-punish-us-with-leprosy/

Sep 19 2019

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343: The Harder They Falwell Edition

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In this week’s episode, we’ll finish Vulgarity for Charity just in time for Vulgarity for Charity, Kevin Sorbo forces the Academy to add an award for greatest motion picture of all time, and we learn that not everything that’s Falwell ends well.
---Get tickets to see us live in NYC on October 12th: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/citation-needed-live-in-nyc-tickets-67044382553 To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Headlines:
Jerry Falwell, Jr.’s Corruption at Liberty U. is Even More Worse Than We Knew: https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2019/09/09/jerry-falwell-liberty-university-loans-227914 Drew Brees expresses support for Christian bigotry: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/08/focus-on-the-family-defends-drew-brees-by-pretending-theyre-not-a-hate-group/ Idaho Man to SCOTUS: Using My Social Security Number Violates My Christian Faith: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/01/idaho-man-to-scotus-using-my-social-security-number-violates-my-christian-faith/ Trans student sues WV school after assistant principal demands "proof" of gender: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/07/trans-student-sues-wv-school-after-asst-principal-demands-proof-of-his-gender/ Marianne Williamson Condemns “Secularized Left” for Trashing Her Hurricane Tweet: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/04/marianne-williamson-condemns-secularized-left-for-trashing-her-hurricane-tweet/ Pastor Rick Joyner says Christians must create militias for the impending civil war: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/07/pastor-rick-joyner-christians-must-create-militias-for-the-impending-civil-war/

Sep 12 2019

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342: The "Where's My Fiddle?" Edition

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In this week’s episode, a Tennessee principle will injure himself running at the wall between platforms 9 and 10, god traps the Pope inside an elevator for 25 minutes so he can think about what he did, and Don Ford will be here to voice more fantasy than adventure.
---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist See Heath at the Kentucky Freethought Convention: https://www.kyfreethoughtconvention.org/ To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---
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Check out the Brisbane Skeptics here: http://www.brisbaneskeptics.org/
Find the Left at the Valley podcast here: https://www.leftatthevalley.com/ Headlines:Idiots in Georgia hold vigil for cashier told not to pray with customers: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/30/vigil-held-for-christian-supermarket-cashier-told-to-stop-praying-with-customers/ Harry Potter Books Banned from Catholic School Since They Have “Actual Curses”: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/02/harry-potter-books-banned-from-catholic-school-since-they-have-actual-curses/
---This Week in Misogyny:Bangladeshi Women No Longer Have to Declare Virginity Status on Marriage Forms: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/29/bangladeshi-women-no-longer-have-to-declare-virginity-status-on-marriage-forms/ Iranian woman sentenced to 24 years behind bars for removing hijab: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/31/iranian-woman-sentenced-to-24-years-behind-bars-for-removing-compulsory-hijab/ Pastor: Abortion gives demons ‘blood right’ to school shootings: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/09/03/christian-pastor-abortion-gives-demons-a-blood-right-to-school-shootings/

Sep 05 2019

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341: Bear it All Edition

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In this week’s episode, New zealand will shoot yet another arrow through our heart, the MyPillow guy finally gets recognized for his contribution to the intellectual progress of humanity, and we’ll dip into a little more ursine wisdom.
---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist So see Heath say words at the Kentucky Freethought Convention: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kentucky-freethought-convention-2019-tickets-59172485497 To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Guest Links:Check out the Left at the Valley podcast here: https://www.leftatthevalley.com/ ---Headlines:The Babylon Bee's satire is confusing Christians who think the stories are real: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/21/the-babylon-bees-satire-is-confusing-christians-who-think-the-stories-are-real/ A Man Threatened to Kill His Friend With a Crossbow Over Their Flat Earth Wager: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/21/a-man-threatened-to-kill-his-friend-with-a-crossbow-over-their-flat-earth-wager/ Democrats notice atheists exist: https://secular.org/2019/08/democratic-party-embraces-nonreligious-voters-at-annual-summer-meeting/ Liberty University students just got $600,000 worth of MyPillow products: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/22/liberty-university-students-just-got-600000-worth-of-mypillow-products/ Bethel (CT) Officials Finally Agree to Fair Lottery for All Holiday Displays: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/21/bethel-ct-officials-finally-agree-to-fair-lottery-for-all-holiday-displays/ Priest Who Allegedly Stole $100K in Donations Sent Some to Men He Met on Grindr: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/22/priest-who-allegedly-stole-100k-in-donations-sent-some-to-men-he-met-on-grindr/ ---This Week in Misogyny:
GA school expels a girl for ‘sexually impropriety’ after she gets sexually assaulted: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/28/a-ga-school-expelled-a-girl-for-sexual-impropriety-after-she-was-assaulted/ A TN Church’s Sermon Series on “The Christian Woman” Has Only Male Speakers: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/25/a-tn-churchs-sermon-series-on-the-christian-woman-has-only-male-speakers/ Pastor Running for Colorado State House Says It’s Wrong for Women to Wear Pants: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/15/pastor-running-for-colorado-state-house-says-its-wrong-for-women-to-wear-pants/

Aug 29 2019

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340: One Nation, Indivisible Edition

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In this week’s episode, the Supreme Court will decide if trans people exist, Steve King tries to give a hot take on the upside to rape and incest, and Hemant Mehta will tell us why god hates flags.
---See our live Citation Needed show in NYC on October 12th: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/citation-needed-live-in-nyc-tickets-67044382553 To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Guest Links:Check out Hemant’s show, The Supreme Court vs. Church/State Separation here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-supreme-court-vs-church-state-separation/id1472426149 You should also be reading Hemant’s blog: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/ ---Headlines:Conservatives Want the Supreme Court to Legalize Firing People for Being Trans: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/17/conservatives-want-the-supreme-court-to-legalize-firing-people-for-being-trans/ Steve King wants an apology for negative coverage of his pro-rape, pro-incest remarks: https://www.huffpost.com/entry/steve-king-apology-rape-incest_n_5d59641ae4b0d8840ff4bcef Steve Anderson rips on the Westboro Baptist Church for being too anti gay: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/19/anti-gay-hate-preacher-trashes-westboro-baptist-church-for-being-too-anti-gay/ A Preacher Claims He Miraculously Healed a Polio-Stricken Man’s Short Leg: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/16/a-preacher-claims-he-miraculously-healed-a-polio-stricken-mans-short-leg-2/ ---This Week in Misogyny:Lawmaker tricks pastor into honesty and it doesn’t look good for him: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/17/tn-lawmaker-gets-anti-abortion-preacher-to-admit-he-doesnt-see-women-as-equals/ Duggar daughter photoshops skirts on immodestly dressed girls: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/21/a-duggar-daughter-appears-to-have-photoshopped-long-skirts-on-girls-in-a-photo/

Aug 22 2019

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339: Saving Silverman Edition

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In this week’s episode, Christian science turns out to be mostly subtraction, Christian God considers punishing Sarah Silverman with dentistry and genocide, and Don Ford will be here to fantasize adventurously.---To get your tickets to see Citation Needed live in NYC, click here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/citation-needed-live-in-nyc-tickets-67044382553 To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Guest Links:Check out the Geologic Podcast here: http://www.geologicpodcast.com/ ---Headlines:The Mormon Church just got sued for perpetuating a giant "scheme of lies":https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/07/the-mormon-church-just-got-sued-for-perpetuating-a-giant-scheme-of-lies/Christian Science, the Cult That Claims To Heal Death with Prayer, is Dying Out: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/08/christian-science-the-cult-that-claims-to-heal-death-with-prayer-is-dying-out/ The JWs take molesting kids to the Supreme Court:
https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/11/the-jehovahs-witnesses-want-the-supreme-court-to-help-them-cover-up-sex-abuse/ Most U.S. Catholics Reject the Idea That Eucharist is the Literal Body of Christ: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/06/most-u-s-catholics-reject-the-idea-that-eucharist-is-the-literal-body-of-christ/ TX Lawmaker: If Shooter is Charged With Hate Crime, So Will Preachers Somedayhttps://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/07/tx-lawmaker-if-shooter-is-charged-with-hate-crime-so-will-preachers-someday/Straight Pride organizer calls his own thing a "totally peaceful racist group" during hearing: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/we-re-totally-peaceful-racist-group-says-straight-pride-organizer-n1040816 Adam Fannin is coming for Sarah Silverman, dammit: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/12/preacher-sarah-silverman-will-soon-bow-at-the-feet-of-the-men-in-this-church/ ---This Week in Misogyny:Deputy fired for being sexist claims he was… fired for being sexist: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/08/christian-sheriffs-deputy-i-was-fired-for-refusing-to-train-a-female-cop/

Aug 15 2019

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338: Hard G Edition

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In this week’s episode, we’ll pull out some long overdue roasts, the kids from Covington Catholic sue the time dimension for defamation, and America will make it through this whole intro without a mass shooting.
---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Headlines:Christians say horrible stuff about mass shootings: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/04/oh-lawmaker-blames-dayton-shooting-on-homosexual-marriage-democrats-and-more/ https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/04/tx-lt-gov-blames-el-paso-shooting-on-not-letting-kids-pray-in-our-schools/ https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/04/preacher-blames-tx-shooting-on-nation-having-thrown-out-the-ten-commandments/ https://www.cnbc.com/2019/08/05/trump-condemns-racism-bigotry-and-white-supremacy.html An Ancient Cathedral in England Installed a Mini Golf Course To Get New Visitors: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/07/31/an-ancient-cathedral-in-england-installed-a-mini-golf-course-to-get-new-visitors/ Rick Wiles would like $100 million please: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/02/rick-wiles-i-need-100-million-to-preach-at-viewers-until-jesus-comes-back/ Italian Town Will Issue Hefty Fine to Anyone Who Commits Public Blasphemy: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/07/29/italian-town-will-issue-hefty-fine-to-anyone-who-commits-public-blasphemy/ David Barton Claims Constitution Gives Christians Bonus Rights: https://www.rightwingwatch.org/post/the-constitution-gives-david-barton-more-protection-than-the-rest-of-you/ ---This Week in Misogyny:Christian mommy blogger: Women are less safe because of feminism: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/05/christian-mom-women-are-more-unsafe-today-because-of-feminism/ India’s Politicians Finally Criminalized “Triple Talaq” Islamic Insta-Divorces: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/07/31/indias-politicians-finally-criminalized-triple-talaq-islamic-insta-divorces/ Saudi women can walk in public without a hall pass now: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/08/05/saudi-women-can-finally-travel-without-a-man-but-theres-more-work-to-be-done/

Aug 08 2019

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337: Oy Canada Edition

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In this week’s episode, Canada will oppress its dozens of Jews by holding its election on a day that ends in Y, a bishop teaches us to create a gay fetus with this one simple trick, and America will be less stupid than ever, which is still really stupid.
---To make a per episode donation at Patreon.com, click here: http://www.patreon.com/ScathingAtheist To buy our book, click there: http://www.amazon.com/Diatribes-Godless-Misanthrope-Scathing-Presents-ebook/dp/B00J53FZFI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1396141562&sr=8-1 To check out our sister show, The Skepticrat, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat To check out our sister show’s hot friend, God Awful Movies, click here: https://audioboom.com/channel/god-awful-movies To check out out half-sister show, Citation Needed, click here: http://citationpod.com/ To hear more from our intrepid audio engineer Morgan Clarke, click here: https://www.morganclarkemusic.com/ ---Guest Links:Find out more about the “One More Round” podcast here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/one-more-round/id1446775328?mt=2 ---Headlines:The Catholic AG is bringing back the death penalty; that hypocrisy is irrelevant: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/07/26/the-catholic-ag-is-bringing-back-the-death-penalty-that-hypocrisy-is-irrelevant/ Canada’s Elections Conflict with a Jewish Holiday and Demand Someone Cares: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/07/26/canadas-elections-conflict-with-a-jewish-holiday-should-voting-day-be-moved/ Gallup poll shows 40% of Americans are creationists, but a record-high 22% accept reality: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/07/26/gallup-40-of-americans-are-creationists-but-a-record-high-22-accept-reality/ Christian Ministry Posts Video Trashing Preachers Who Promote Social Justice: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/07/24/christian-ministry-posts-video-trashing-preachers-who-promote-social-justice/ Greek Orthodox priest says gay people are caused by pregnant women having anal sex: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/07/27/greek-orthodox-priest-gay-people-are-caused-by-pregnant-women-having-anal-sex/ NE Woman Demands Spiderman Sculpture Come Down Because She Thinks It’s the Devilhttps://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/07/18/ne-woman-demands-spiderman-sculpture-come-down-because-she-thinks-its-the-devil/
---This Week in Misogyny:WIllow Creek church still lying: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/07/25/after-pastors-sex-scandal-willow-creeks-leaders-are-running-from-the-facts/ Woman sues megachurch for mishandling sex abuse allegations: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/07/27/woman-sues-megachurch-for-1-million-for-mishandling-her-sex-abuse-case/ Focus on the Family book blames wives for cheating husbands: https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/07/30/a-new-book-from-focus-on-the-family-blames-women-when-their-husbands-cheat/

Aug 01 2019

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