Ask an Atheist with Sam Mulvey

Episode Guide


50 Generations of Lemon Chicken

Original Air Date: June 27, 2017

Runtime: 01:11:10

Rebecca Vitsmun returns with an update from the Humanist Disaster Recovery Team‘s most recent deployment.  Sam, Becky, and Jeremy discuss pride, politics, and fastidious airline passengers who can’t use religion to discriminate.  Lemon [...]


Duck, Duck, NOOGE

Original Air Date: June 18, 2017

Runtime: 01:25:41

Sam, Dave, and Tyson delve into fundamentalist child-abusing money launderers, the toning down of rhetoric among Southern Baptists/washed-up rockers/family restaurants/Mac’n’Cheese, and what to do with a president who doesn’t care [...]


No Wait… A Llama!

Original Air Date: June 11, 2017

Runtime: 01:50:13

Sam gets political, screamy, and mushy.  Josh laments the persecuted majority.  Becky yells about inappropriate school discipline and also sex clubs, separately.  Dave joins for a nuanced discussion on sports.  An aging Nelson impersonator makes [...]


Climate of Terror

Original Air Date: June 4, 2017

Runtime: 01:28:03

Sam, Wes, and Meredith speak freely about prayer patrols, Portland, Patriot rallies, and sassy responses to Trump pulling out of the Paris Accord. Dan explains doomsday seed vaults to Sam and Jeremy.


Is it Terrorism? Yes.

Original Air Date: May 28, 2017

Runtime: 01:32:44

Sam, Becky, and Dave lament bodyslammer creationists and racially and religiously motivated mass transit stabbings.  Then we’re back with Ranjan to debrief the Pro-Truth Pledge and discuss presidential politics.


Each Time I Feel LIke This Inside…

Original Air Date: May 22, 2017

Runtime: 01:20:32

Sam, Becky, and Ranjan talk lovely local news, followed by a cerebral and fascinating interview with Dr. Gleb Tsipursky of Intentional Insights and the Rational Politics Project that promotes the Pro-Truth Pledge for individuals and public figures.


Asparagask an Atheist

Original Air Date: May 14, 2017

Runtime: 00:59:47

Sam, Meredith, and Tyson talk ghosts, vegetables, pigs, measles, and alt-right gods.


Grab ‘Em By the Johnson Amendment

Original Air Date: May 7, 2017

Runtime: 01:31:06

Wesley, Dave, and Sam ponder the Civil War, religious heroin distribution, Irish blasphemy, unusual baby names, Alex Jones slathered in oil, militias and duels, and the Johnson Amendment.


How to Get to Area 54

Original Air Date: May 3, 2017

Runtime: 01:12:02

I wanted to call it “A Manufactured Evening at Area 54,” but that title is entirely too long.   And since I already started this in first person, I’ll keep it up.   Josh and Becky hang out with me in the studio for a [...]


Sign, Sign, Everwhere a Sign

Original Air Date: April 23, 2017

Runtime: 01:29:32

We marched for science!   This week Becky, Sam and Wes talk about the March for Science in Olympia and elsewhere, prayerful music, and out favorite judicial punching bag.   Not literally.