As we look forward to 2009, we take a moment to review the success and progress of the American Freethought Podcast in 2008.Â What was our best episode?Â What could we have done better?
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Finally, Dr. Eugenie Scott of the National Center for Science Education (NCSEweb.org) gets the last word on Ben Stein’s ridiculous “Evolution = Nazi Holocaust” documentary Expelled.Â This 5-minute segment of conversation was trimmed from our interview with her in episode #31 (in which we talked about the Texas BOE putting out-of-state creationists on the committee that reviews the science curriculum).Â It was intended for inclusion in ourÂ coverage of the Expelled DVD in episode #34, but…Â we forgot (okay, I forgot – David shares none of the blame!).Â Anyway, we thought it was worth hearing, even it we’re delivering it a tad late.
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Recorded December 18, 2008.Â Hosted by John C. Snider and David Driscoll.
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