Saturday, September 22, 2012

Left Hemispheres Podcast Ep.03-Kill that Buddha

This week we discuss the Islamic riots, coming out as an atheist, killing the Buddha, and water-ballons. Also, if you'd like to be more involved in the podcast you can email us at, find us on facebook, Google+, or twitter (@lefthemispheres). Of course you can always comment here with any questions, comments, topic ideas, submissions for the Poe/Troll of the week segment we're hoping to start up, or just to say hi.

Show Notes:
  1. Intro -
    1. Tuesday September 18th, 2012
  2. ‘The Innocence of Muslims” Controversy
    1. Background
      1. Anti-Islam film: More details emerge about filmmaker
    2. Reactions
      1. Blame the Killers—Not a YouTube Movie
      2. Muslim Rage & The Last Gasp of Islamic Hate - by Ayaan Hirsi Ali
      3. Newsweek Publishes Islamophobic ‘Muslim Rage’ Cover In Response To Embassy Attacks
      4. These imbecilic riots must serve to reinforce our commitment to freedom
      5. 'This Does Not Represent Us': Moving Photos of Pro-American Rallies in Libya
      6. 'Muslim Rage' Explodes On Twitter, But In A Funny Way (Yes, Really)
      7. No One Murdered Because Of This Image
      8. The Absurd Logic of Apologizing for Islam
      9. Guest Post: Islamophobia vs. Racism
    3. Muslim hypocrisy
      1. An Arab language film about Jewish blood-libel from Jordan
      2. Palestinian children's program
  3. Guide to Deconversion (Part 1): How to Come Out (and Why!)
  4. Killing the Buddha
  5. Penn State Group to "Stone an Atheist"

Check out this episode!