Podcast Ep. 220: The Takeaway from Masterpiece Cakeshop

In our latest podcast, Jessica and I discussed the past week in politics and atheism.

We talked about:

— The Catholic League’s Bill Donohue is already using Anthony Bourdain‘s suicide to celebrate himself. (0:50)

— The Masterpiece Cakeshop decision was the worst of all possible worlds for conservative Christians, even though they won. (12:08)

— Does a Muslim beautician have the legal right to tell a trans woman she won’t wax her private parts? (23:44)

— A Texas church’s list of dangerous “isms” includes Judaism and atheism, but not racism and sexism. (31:23)

— What is up with college professors who commit acts of sexual misconduct against students? (35:45)

— CrossFit fired a high-ranking employee for his anti-LGBTQ rhetoric on Twitter. (44:52)

Dr. Oz is promoting astrology again. (49:37)

— Did an Ethiopian pastor get fatally attacked by a crocodile during a baptism? (59:24)

— TV tattoo artist Kat Von D will not be vaccinating her baby. (1:05:45)

— Denmark’s burqa ban is a big mistake. (1:11:59)

— This ex-lesbian wants Christian women to avoid the #MeToo movement. (1:17:43)

— We got mail! (1:21:50)

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