Episode 94 – News for May 14, 2015

INTRO* National Day of Reason in Boise – Audio in the feed – Video on our YouTube page* Greta Christina will be in Richland, WA June 16Stephanie Guttormson (e71) is getting sued by a faith healer she called out

THIS DAY IN HISTORY – May 14*1796 – Jenner Tests Smallpox Vaccine*1973 – Skylab Launched

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY* Andromeda’s far-reaching haloNewly discovered galaxy is farthest and one of the oldest known to humankindChicken embryos created with dinosaur snoutsRubella eliminated from the Americas

POLITICS AND RELIGION* Third atheist blogger this year butchered in BangladeshIran has banned “evil spiky hair” because of the devilIndonesian district prohibits unmarried men and women from sharing motorcyclesPew religious landscape survey shows Christianity in decline and the nones on the risePoll shows more voters would support an LGBT than evangelical presidential candidateSupreme Court rejects appeal of New Jersey gay conversion banUpdate: Cochran, GA to removed it’s Christian FlagBen Carson is running!

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