Season 2 Episode 18

Host: Eric Murphy and EJ Sorrell

4:47 Karl (3rd time caller) from Vista, California a/theist?? calls back to talk about gender pronouns and wants to play the devil’s advocate. EJ explains the difference between gender roles and gender identities.

26:57 Colonel Phil (3rd time caller) in North Carolina, an atheist from North Carolina, shares his good news, that his lovely wife has completed her deconversion.

32:01 Hakiem (2nd time caller) from Alabama, a theist briefly comments about identification of genitalia or sex organs. He is also following up on the last week conversation of intelligent design until call is dropped.

44:16 Mr. Atheist (5th time caller) discusses a Svengali of atheists who is pimping a recycled catchphrase of “you are not really an atheist” or the “no true atheist.”

58:26 Duane in Philadelphia atheist and Daoist in the philosophical sense, expresses his problem that a lot of cosmology and particle physics sounds dogmatic in their claims.

1:07:13 Cathy aka Booger, Colonel Phil’s wife, an atheist shares her deconversion process and her disillusioned with Christianity.

1:16:43 Andreu from Spain, a/theist?? talks about skepticism and mental illness.

1:25:21 Kendall from Seattle, Washington, an atheist talks about gender pronouns, identity and effortlessness of re-routing one’s language. She also asks the hosts’ perspective on being an open atheist in her proprietorship or business venture.

Talk Heathen is filmed in front of a live studio audience every week at the Freethought library of the Atheist Community of Austin. Call the show on Sundays 1:00-2:00pm CDT: 1-512-686-0279

Season 2 Episode 17

Host: Eric Murphy and Jamie

4:20 William from Tacoma, atheist asks about morality that is not covered in theological mindsets. And also discusses artificial breeding of animals towards more cognitive traits.

16:27 Thomas from Atlanta, Georgia, theist?? calls in to ask about the Atheist Community of Austin (ACA) views and formal process in creating an official stand on an issue or view. And also discusses how a member’s action reflects on a group.

40:33 Hakiem from Alabama theist wants to discuss atheist perspective. He expressed his belief in a god who created all things based on faith alone and asks how atheist thinks the universe came into existence.

1:23:21 Hakiem on hold and a call from Katie in Lincoln is push through but accidentally cut off

1:24:32 Katie connects and explains that human observed exploding stars in the sky. In Sung dynasty, there were Chinese astronomers had observed stars exploding. They had noticed that there was a new star in the sky. And it was extremely bright and very much noticeable even when the sun is out, during sunrise and sunset. Later on, human were able to observed crab nebula. In the 18th century, scientists were able to say the crab nebula was created by the supernovas that had been observed in 1049.

Talk Heathen is filmed in front of a live studio audience every week at the Freethought library of the Atheist Community of Austin. Call the show on Sundays 1:00-2:00pm CDT: 1-512-686-0279

Hamish?

So Hamish seems to be a polarizing figure, should we keep allowing him on? Why and why not?

Let the people speak!

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