I’m Scheduled to Appear on CNN Tomorrow Morning

Just a quick heads-up: Barring some breaking news, like the Royal Baby burping, I’m scheduled to appear on CNN’s “New Day Sunday” at approximately 8:30a (ET) Sunday morning to talk about millennials and why we’re leaving church.

Interestingly enough, the last time I was on CNN was a year ago to talk about why millennials increasingly doubted the existence of God:

I’ll post the video when it becomes available!

About Hemant Mehta

Hemant Mehta is the editor of Friendly Atheist, appears on the Atheist Voice channel on YouTube, and co-hosts the uniquely-named Friendly Atheist Podcast. You can read much more about him here.

  • Tobias2772

    Aha !! I always suspected that these news organizations had a calender of stories that they go back to every year.

  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/chidy/ chicago dyke

    enjoy the make up and the Green Room pre-show drink, Hemant! who cares if it’s only 6am? ;-)

    heh, he’ll be up really frakking early.

    also: lots of new one time trolls here, for the next few days/weeks. yee haw. Bring it on, Believers. This is Atheism.

  • Kristi

    Oh I have to work. Please post ASAP in case my work brain blurs my mind and I forget.

  • Frank Mitchell

    Let’s hope this story keeps going:

    - Aug. 11, 2014, on CNN: Why Are Millennials Forming Secular Communities?

    - Aug. 11, 2019, on CNN: Why Are Millennials Voting Against Religious Candidates?

    - Aug. 11, 2034, on UNN: Why Are Millennials Letting Churches Die?

    - Aug. 11, 2050, on NewsNet: What Were Churches?

    Or possibly:

    - Aug. 11, 2100: Saith Bartertown Cryer, “Big Buldings With Colored Glass Full of Firewood and Scrap Metal”

  • DougI

    Will Wolf Blitzer ask who you are thanking?

  • David

    I know it’s progress, but ,goddamn, 68% is still a lot.

  • Yoav

    Maybe you can pick one of the ‘I’m actually an atheist’ T-shirts and present it on air asking them to pass it to Wolf Blitzer as a gift.

  • Brian

    Love the last line in that video: “Stirring up trouble.”

    Umm….what? Its attitudes like that that is a pervasive problem for atheists to deal with.