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December 18 in freethought history…

December 18, 1997 – The Seinfeld TV show airs the episode “The Strike,” which introduces the world to Festivus, a cheaper, nonreligious, idiosyncratic alternative to mainstream celebrations like Christmas and Hanukkah. Festivus, which has become a pop cultural phenomenon, is actually … Continue reading

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November 1 in freethought history…

November 1, 1942 – Pornographer and free speech activist Larry Flynt is born in Lakeville, Kentucky. The founder of Hustler magazine, Flynt has been at the center of a number of First Amendment controversies (famously dramatized in the 1996 film The … Continue reading

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