220 - Turn Up Your Irony Meters

September 25th, 2018

It's been a hectic week, but we were able to get together to record this for you, dear listener.

 

In this episode: 
  • Listener feedback
  • Kaporos rituals in New York are receiving a lot more scrutiny
  • Texas school district superintendent says you can't count on black quarterbacks
  • Pat Robertson's shield of protection
  • "Firefighter Prophet" says Kavanaugh's accuser needs to repent
  • You can get suspended from Facebook for posting a picture of a turkey crown
  • There was a black widow in the house again
  • Mormonism and the dangers of empire
  • Gun accidentally goes off in LDS Church
  • Texas family sues U.S. for $50M over church massacre
  • Chuck Norris says parents should fight "progressive indoctrination" by sending their kids to Christian colleges
  • PATRONS ONLY - Luke pooped on Ezra's bed
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219 - SNAP Fundraiser with Thomas Westbrook

September 19th, 2018

Thomas Westbrook from the Holy Koolaid YouTube channel joined us to talk about sexual abuse within the Catholic Church. More importantly, we talk about what we can all do to help the victims - donate to the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP)

 

Also in this episode: 
  • Chris Buttars is dead and we won't miss him at all
  • Dan talks a little bit about his own experience with being a victim of sexual abuse
  • Utah's Catholic Diocese has received 'credible allegations' of sexual abuse against 16 priests since 1990
  • MormonLeaks publishes a 2012 document labeled “Attorney Work Product” from Kirton McConkie, a Salt Lake City-based law firm, summarizing legal investigations of abuse involving members of the Mormon Church
  • Trump’s God-talk is turning America off religion
  • How to overcome depression the Islamic way
  • What religion gives us that science can't
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218 - MRFF’s Mikey Weinstein

September 12th, 2018

We were delighted to have Mikey Weinstein, founder and president of the Military Religious Freedom Foundation, as our guest for this episode. The MRFF has helped tens of thousands of United States military personnel protect their religious rights against the creeping specter of Christian dominionism.

 

Also in this episode: 

  • The Jamison family disappearance may have ties to their religious beliefs.
  • The 2 Skeptical Chaps get called out for use of a "lucky" coin
  • McKenna Denson confronts, during an LDS Church fast and testimony meeting, the man who sexually assaulted her at the Missionary Training Center (MTC)
  • We go through Fox 13's coverage of the straw man ad against the medical marijuana ballot initiative here in Utah (Prop 2)
  • Burt Reynolds has died at the age of 82
  • Nick Fish has been selected as the new President of American Atheists
  • We talk about the recent NY Times "Resistance" Op-Ed 
  • PATRONS ONLY - Does Facebook own Instagram?
  • PATRONS ONLY - Ryan's brother's comment on Instagram is featured by the New York Times
  • PATRONS ONLY - Mrs. Betty Bowers reads hate mail sent to MRFF
  • PATRONS ONLY - We've had enough "Christian Love"

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217 - Catching Up

September 5th, 2018

Ah... it's nice to have the trio back together again this week. Ryan didn't have any film projects, Dan wasn't traveling for work, and Matt finished moving his parents across the country.

We spent a fair amount of time catching up with each other before covering the following items:

  • Dan doesn't have to worry about religious nonsense in email signatures anymore
  • Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, pledges to revive UN campaign for global blasphemy laws
  • Dutch court says Pastafarianism isn't a religion
  • Jeff Sessions created the Religious Liberty Task Force, so we go through the finer points of why it's not only unnecessary, but also runs counter to the Constitution of the United States 
  • PATRONS ONLY - Catholic psychedelic synth folk music 
  • PATRONS ONLY - The Catholic church has committed the types of atrocities only found in Alex Jones-style conspiracy theories 

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Closing Song: Missing Persons - Words  

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