Episode 62 – News

INTRO

THIS DAY IN HISTORY – October 2

* 1789 – George Washington forwards parchments to states for ratification * 1836 – Darwin returns to England* 1919 ~ Woodrow Wilson suffers a stroke | History.com | Washington Post | Wikipedia* 1971 – Rod Stewart earns his first #1 hit with “Maggie May”

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Mt Ontake erupts, but not in a predictable fashionE coli used to synthesize propane and dieselNational Institute of Health’s BRAIN Initiative releases awards

POLITICS AND RELIGION

Texas judge refuses lesbian couple’s divorce requestCounty Commissioner walks out over pagan invocation* Clergy on patrol in Rochester | HuffingtonPost | Friendly AtheistArchbishop arrested and found to have over 100,000 child imagesPriest arrested for “mission” trip activitiesAnother Muslim beheading, in OklahomaStephen Hawking came out as an atheist

FEEDBACK

* Susan Gerbic via email Monterey County Skeptics: Operation Bumblebee* @jccford via Twitter* @AngryTxn via Twitter* @quranifyme via Twitter

Email us at [email protected], call us at (541) 203-0666, tweet us @AtheistNomads or contact us on Facebook.

SUPPORTERS

New Kickass Patron – Jason

New Equipment – Your support at work

This episode is brought to you by:

Nuclear Sponsor – US$20.00 per month or US$10.00 per episode* Travis Megee* Christie Anderson* Renee Davis-Pelt* Russ from the Kitsap Atheists & Agnostics

Platinum Sponsor – US$10.00 per month or US$5.00 per episode* Virginia Dawn* Mark

Gold Sponsor – US$5.00 per month* Robert Ray, Humanists of the North Puget Sound* Vernware* Gary from Idaho Atheists

Bronze Sponsor – US$10.00 per year* Mark

Kickass Patron – US$1.00 per episode* Jason* The Flying Skeptic* Kevin

* Archway Hosting provides full featured web hosting for a fraction of the cost of traditional shared hosting. You get all the benefits of shared hosting, without the sticker shock or extra fees. Check them out at archwayhosting.com.

You can find us online at www.atheistnomads.com, follow us on Twitter @AtheistNomadslike us on Facebook, email us at [email protected], and leave us a voice mail message at (541) 203-0666.

Theme music is provided by Sturdy Fred.

Recorded for release on 2014-10-02

Permanent link to this article: https://atheistnomads.com/episode-62-news/