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My Date With Google (2017)

Jan 17, 2017 7:00 AM  |  Comments

Why do our eyes get puffy when we're sleepy?  Does premium gasoline actually give us better gas mileage?  Why do dogs stink after a bath?  Why a...

Trigger Warnings and Safe Spaces

Jan 10, 2017 7:00 AM  |  Comments

Are trigger warnings a helpful tool for avoiding potentially harmful distress, or the enabling of hypersensitivity and a victim culture?  We discu...

Christian Radio Cell 53 Interviews ...

Jan 3, 2017 7:00 AM  |  Comments

Maine-based Christian podcast Cell 53 Radio asked Seth Andrews to join them on-air for a discussion about atheism, God, Christianity, belief, and T...

2016: The Year in Review

Dec 27, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

Join Seth Andrews as he recaps the best (and worst) of 2016...from the election to entertainment to sports to pop culture, it's the Year in Review....

Heathen Holidays

Dec 20, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

How do atheists handle religious holidays (and religious families) every year, and how do many atheists mark an occasion with Christ in the title? ...

Christmas Music by Secular Artists

Dec 13, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

It's surprising to many, but a lot of atheists and non-Christians enjoy Christmas music...even the tunes that talk about angels singing and the Bet...

One Nation: Divisible

Dec 6, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

The original U.S. Pledge of Allegiance calls the USA, "one nation...indivisible."  Yet it remains a nation splintered and divided, with many of th...

Movie Review: The Atheist Delusion

Nov 29, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

The hosts of God Awful Movies join Seth Andrews for a review of Ray Comfort's new film, "The Atheist Delusion."  They watched the movie...so you d...

Our 300th Show!

Nov 23, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

This very special 300th broadcast was recorded in Dallas, Texas on November 19th in front of a live audience at the DoubleTree by Hilton Dallas-Ric...

The Mystery Letter

Nov 8, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

In the spring of 2016, Seth Andrews received a strange letter in the mail...a letter which has roots dating back over three decades.  In September...

The Kafir Project

Nov 1, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

If you enjoy audiobooks, and if you enjoy didactic fiction, you'll like this show. Author Lee Burvine speaks with host Seth Andrews about his sci-...

Ghost Stories 2016

Oct 18, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

It's an annual Halloween tradition, as we gather around the virtual campfire, suspend our disbelief in ghosts and spirits, and enjoy some delightfu...

Health, Woo-trition, and The Food Babe

Oct 11, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR.  Your first month free!   http://www.thegreatcoursesplus.com/sethandrews How do we separate "nutrition" from "woo-trition...

Buddhism

Oct 4, 2016 1:00 PM  |  Comments

SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR.  Your first month free!   http://www.thegreatcoursesplus.com/sethandrews Is Buddhism a religion?  A philosophy?  Both? ...

Foundational Falsehoods of Creation...

Sep 27, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

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The Superstition Summer Camp Solution

Sep 20, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR.  Your first month free!   http://www.thegreatcoursesplus.com/sethandrews Summer has come and gone, but for many of us, ou...

The Illusion of God's Presence

Sep 13, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR.  Your first month free!   http://www.thegreatcoursesplus.com/sethandrews John C. Wathey is a computational biologist w...

An Unholy Union: Interfaith Relatio...

Sep 6, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

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Jesus, Batman, and Bart Ehrman

Sep 1, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

This isn't a podcast, per se.  It's a short bonus clip highlighting a couple of interesting things happening in the freethought movement:  a film...

God, the Burkini, and the Comments ...

Aug 30, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

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We Don't Want Your (Atheist) Money!

Aug 24, 2016 2:30 PM  |  Comments

An Oklahoma children's home happily accepted a $100 donation (given by Matt Wilbourne, a Muskogee resident), until it realized that the money was g...

Falsely Flagged: The Bible Reloaded...

Aug 23, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

Jake and Hugo host the weekly podcast, "The Bible Reloaded," an irreverent show (hosted by atheists) which examines the Bible, lampoons Bible-base...

Jesus Loves the Olympics!

Aug 16, 2016 2:00 PM  |  Comments

This broadcast is about the 2016 Olympic Games, but it's also a series of observations (ok, rants) by Seth Andrews on athletic God-speak, genuflec...

Atheos: Street Epistemology from yo...

Aug 9, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

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David G. McAfee: The Book of Gods

Aug 2, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR:  http://www.lootcrate.com/sethandrews (promo code: sethandrews) David G. McAfee is an atheist activist and author.  His fir...

Pokemon, the Devil, and Donald Trump

Jul 28, 2016 11:00 AM  |  Comments

This show is a random romp through recent pop culture phenomenons (and whatever else pops into the host's mind).  Plus some listener calls.  Enjo...

The Ark Encounter: A Less than Gran...

Jul 19, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR:  http://www.warbyparker.com/thethinkingatheist Ken Ham's "Ark Encounter" has been hyped - by some - as a tour de force of bi...

Spare The Rod: Corporal Punishment ...

Jul 12, 2016 7:00 AM  |  Comments

SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR:  http://www.harrys.com (promo code: thinkingatheist) Proverbs 13:24 says, "Whoever spares the rod hates their children, but ...

Spare The Rod: Corporal Punishment ...

Jul 5, 2016 11:00 AM  |  Comments

SUPPORT THIS SHOW on Patreon:  http://www.patreon.com/sethandrews Proverbs 13:24 says, "Whoever spares the rod hates their children, but the one...


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