Heretics! is a History of Reason vs. Religion in 17th Century Europe

Steven and Ben Nadler have produced a fascinating new graphic novel called Heretics! that walks readers through the ideas of those 17th century philosophers who dared to defy the Church.


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Podcast Ep. 165: Ron Miscavige, Author of Ruthless: Scientology, My Son David Miscavige, and Me

I spoke with Ron about whether his son knows that the Church’s beliefs aren’t real, why Scientology is so appealing to some people, and how he managed to break out of the bubble.


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Got Three Hours to Spare? Here’s Neil deGrasse Tyson Talking About Astrophysics

Three hours of Neil deGrasse Tyson on C-SPAN 2 talking about his new book Astrophysics for People in a Hurry?

Yes, please.


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Creationist Ken Ham Does Unspeakable Things with a T. Rex in This Erotic Novel

You didn’t know the book existed until this moment, and now you’ll never be able to get it out of your head…


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Podcast Ep. 163: Maggie Rowe, Actress and Author of Sin Bravely

I spoke with her about the “spiritual terrorism” of teaching kids about Hell, what someone with a Christian upbringing notices in a comedy writers’ room, and how long it took to finally overcome her faith-based guilt.


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