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SIO186: (Not) Defending Cardinal Pell, with Jake Farr-Wharton

Serious Inquiries Only - March 28, 2019 03:52 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 757 ratings
Longtime friend of the show Jake Farr-Wharton is here to take us through the unpleasant story of Cardinal Pell. He is yet another Catholic priest in a long list who have been accused (and now found guilty) of serious sexual misconduct with minors. This story has a few wrinkles, though, as many...

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Ep 103 – Book of Abraham Physical Plus Jake Farr-Wharton

Naked Mormonism Podcast - May 18, 2018 03:43 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 502 ratings
On this episode, we begin a 3-part deconstruction of the Book of Abraham. We begin with the cultural realm captivated by Egyptian Antiquities with Napoleon’s discoveries and how such discoveries influenced minds in 19th-century America. We trace collections of papyri and artifacts being studied ...

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AS301: Angry Black Rant and Jake Farr-Wharton!

Serious Inquiries Only - December 12, 2016 06:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 757 ratings
Two more great guests for part 2 of the 3 part episode 300 spectacular! First up is Ishmael Brown of the Angry Black Rant podcast. Ishmael is someone I really enjoy speaking to because he’s thoughtful, provocative, and hilarious all in one. We talk about whitelash, Colin Kaepernick, and other po...

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AS184: Jake Farr-Wharton On 23andMe

Serious Inquiries Only - October 29, 2015 05:23 - 39 minutes ★★★★★ - 757 ratings
Joining me today is someone you may be surprised to learn is somewhat an expert in the field of genetic testing, Jake Farr-Wharton! 23andMe has started operating again in the US in certain capacities, after having been shut down by the FDA. While you might think this is a good thing, Jake has so...

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AS142: Armed Peaceful Protests, with Jake Farr-Wharton

Serious Inquiries Only - June 04, 2015 05:54 - 48 minutes ★★★★★ - 757 ratings
Continuing the discussion from Monday, Jake and I go on to react to the CNN Anderson Cooper interview with the organizer of the obnoxious event. Also, I read most of this really well written response to the event: To the Bikers Who Plan to Protest in Arizona The post AS142: Armed Peaceful Pro...

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AS141: Real Islamophobia, with Jake Farr-Wharton

Serious Inquiries Only - June 01, 2015 05:12 - 37 minutes ★★★★★ - 757 ratings
This week I have Jake on to discuss what is an actual case of Islamophobia. That is, the biker “protest” outside of an Arizona mosque where members wore t-shirts saying “F*** Islam” and carried weapons. The post AS141: Real Islamophobia, with Jake Farr-Wharton appeared first on Atheistically ...

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AS72: Anonymous Steve and Jake Farr-Wharton on Suicide, Part 2

Serious Inquiries Only - October 02, 2014 07:47 - 54 minutes ★★★★★ - 757 ratings
The three of us continue the discussion. Thanks so much for all the positive reaction to these episodes! Talking about this stuff is very difficult but it will become easier the more people talk openly about it. Big thanks to Steve and Jake. The post AS72: Anonymous Steve and Jake Farr-Wharto...

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AS71: Anonymous Steve and Jake Farr-Wharton on Suicide, Part 1

Serious Inquiries Only - September 29, 2014 06:49 - 58 minutes ★★★★★ - 757 ratings
This episode is exactly what it sounds like. Listener Anonymous Steve, whose has made appearances on the Skepticule podcast, contacted me after the episode with Jake previous, regarding depression and suicide. Steve considers himself suicidal. This was a difficult episode but was an incredibly u...

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AS63: Euthanasia with Jake Farr-Wharton

Serious Inquiries Only - September 01, 2014 06:54 - 45 minutes ★★★★★ - 757 ratings
Jake joins me to discuss a topic very near and dear to him. Jake lost his grandfather some years back in a slow and undignified process. His grandfather had been a vocal supporter of the right to die with dignity so his being denied that right was particularly difficult for Jake.   The post A...

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AS32: Death Penalty with Jake Farr-Wharton, Part 2

Serious Inquiries Only - May 15, 2014 06:16 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 757 ratings
In this episode I have part 2 of Jake Farr-Wharton on to discuss the death penalty. You can find him on Twitter @JakeFarrWharton and of course his podcast, The Imaginary Friends Show is on iTunes and elsewhere. After that I discuss a great comment left on the website by @SallyStrange regarding f...

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AS31: Death Penalty with Jake Farr-Wharton, Part 1

Serious Inquiries Only - May 12, 2014 08:11 - 59 minutes ★★★★★ - 757 ratings
In this episode, I do my longest Tommentary yet on the terrible situation in Nigeria. Can we finally blame religion for this one or is it still just geopolitics? Here are some links discussed: http://www.theguardian.com/environment/earth-insight/2014/may/09/behind-rise-nigeria-boko-haram-climate...

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AS11: Herding Atheists, with Jake Farr-Wharton

Serious Inquiries Only - February 24, 2014 08:02 - 52 minutes ★★★★★ - 757 ratings
AS Podcast welcomes its second ever guest, Jake Farr-Wharton!  The three discuss Jake’s background, and to what extent atheist groups should be political. The post AS11: Herding Atheists, with Jake Farr-Wharton appeared first on Atheistically Speaking.