Sep 7, 2017
Encore release September 7, 2017.
Whoo-hoo! It's our 250th episode! We'll celebrate by continuing to put out some more episodes.
Sep 6, 2017
Encore release September 6, 2017.
We discuss Larry Alex Taunton's new book The Faith of Christopher Hitchens: The Restless Soul of the World's Most Notorious Atheist (available in hardcover, as an audiobook, or for Kindle). In this memoir, Taunton (a Birmingham, Alabama based minister and founder of the Fixed Point...
Sep 5, 2017
Encore release September 5, 2017.
Recently retired Speaker of the House John Boehner told a Stanford University audience that Texas Senator and presidential candidate Ted Cruz was "Lucifer in the flesh" and "the most miserable son of a bitch" he's ever worked with. Nobody's less happy about the comparison than actual...
Sep 4, 2017
Encore release September 4, 2017.
More fallout in the aftermath of North Carolina's infamous law that prevents local governments from passing LGBT protections. Bruce Springsteen and former Beatle Ringo Starr are among the artists who have cancelled shows in the Tar Heel state.
Meanwhile, Mississippi has passed HB 1523,...
Sep 3, 2017
Encore release September 3, 2017.
So-called Religious Freedom Restorations Acts are meeting with mixed success at the state level. RFRAs are ostensibly about protecting religious freedom, but they're really just pandering to religious conservatives who want to discriminate against the hated gays (just like Jesus would...