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Every episode we blast anyone who gets in our way. We bring critical thinking, skepticism, and irreverence to any topic that makes the news, makes it big, or makes us mad. It’s skeptical, it’s political and there is no welcome mat.

Every episode we blast anyone who gets in our way. We bring critical thinking, skepticism, and irreverence to any topic that makes the news, makes it big, or makes us mad. It’s skeptical, it’s political and there is no welcome mat.
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Chicago, IL

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Every episode we blast anyone who gets in our way. We bring critical thinking, skepticism, and irreverence to any topic that makes the news, makes it big, or makes us mad. It’s skeptical, it’s political and there is no welcome mat.

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English


Episodes

Episode 401: In Studio With Seth Andrews PART 2

2/19/2018
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Seth Andrews joins Tom & Cecil to ruminate on the maniacal vocal stylings of the inimitable Alex Jones. If you haven’t yet take a listen to Part 1 with Seth Andrews Thanks to all our Patrons for supporting us to 400 episodes. Cheers to 400 more! You f*cking rock. Stories from the Week Jerusalem expert... The post Episode 401: In Studio With Seth Andrews PART 2 appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:25:14

Episode 400: In Studio With Seth Andrews

2/12/2018
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In this episode Seth Andrews joins Tom & Cecil to discuss important ethical and sociopolitical stories that make the news… Ok fine they giggle about religious wackadoos that do stupid things and then they make dicks jokes. You know what you signed up for! This is Part 1 – Stay Tuned for Part 2 next... The post Episode 400: In Studio With Seth Andrews appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:16:42

Episode 399: Tide Pod Weight Cut

2/5/2018
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Stories from the week If Pelosi brings ‘Dreamers’ to the State of the Union, Trump should bring ICE agents | Fox News Gay man and straight woman who married to prove their commitment to Mormon church announce divorce | The Independent Catholic Church Needs More Exorcists Due to Urgent Increase in Demonic Activity, Priest Warns... The post Episode 399: Tide Pod Weight Cut appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:24:37

Episode 398: I Got a Giant Lexicon, Bitches!

1/29/2018
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Stories from the week Turpin family: Aunts of 13 captive children reveal years of secrecy and concerns – CNN It Seems Like Not Regulating Homeschooling Doesn’t Work Out So Well? Flat-earth rocket pilot on February launch: I expect ‘more viewers than the Super Bowl’ | PhillyVoice Call for age limit after chiropractor breaks baby’s neck... The post Episode 398: I Got a Giant Lexicon, Bitches! appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:18:52

Episode 396: Reverse Nazi

1/15/2018
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We Regret to Inform You That Donald Trump’s ‘Gorilla Channel’ Is Totally Fake Mascoutah priest charged with 16 counts of child pornography, possession of meth Oprah’s long history with junk science TRUMP IMPEACHMENT MUST BE PREVENTED THROUGH DAY OF FASTING AND PRAYER, EVANGELIST SAYS Linda Harvey: We Must ‘Re-Horrify People About... The post Episode 396: Reverse Nazi appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:23:40

Episode 395: Science Fair Volcano Lair

1/8/2018
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Jim Bakker: Washington Train Derailment Was A Warning From God Rapper B.o.B.: Bill Nye Needs To Read More Books To Understand the Flat Earth Meet 2018’s Newest Bonkers Health Trend: “Raw Water” Here Is the Worst Anti-Science BS of 2017 Trump Tower meeting with Russians ‘treasonous’, Bannon says in explosive book... The post Episode 395: Science Fair Volcano Lair appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:09:47

Episode 394: Toaster Shakins 2017

1/4/2018
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The best and worst of 2017. The post Episode 394: Toaster Shakins 2017 appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:33:40

Episode 393: Don’t Touch My Yeti

1/1/2018
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We are hiring: Go here to find out more about the job and how to apply: http://dissonancepod.com/podcast-coordinator-position/ Stories Covered In Episode: Ohio priest under investigation for relationship with minor threw himself off Chicago skyscraper Little girl thanks Trump ‘for letting us say Merry Christmas again!’ in new pro-Trump ad Former Director of Atheist Lobbying... The post Episode 393: Don’t Touch My Yeti appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:25:22

Episode 392: Build a New Cons..tituen…sit

12/25/2017
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Amazon pulls infant circumcision training kits over child safety fears It’s time Pakistan banned the two-finger test for decoding consent in rape trials Jim Bakker: I Can’t Even Preach The Gospel Because Those Who Hate God ‘Want To Kill Me’ Teacher at Christian school arrested after being caught in bed with... The post Episode 392: Build a New Cons..tituen…sit appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:25:42

Episode 391: Alexa…

12/18/2017
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Stories covered in episode: Russian sites call HIV a myth, Western conspiracy—an epidemic is now exploding ‘How is my daughter a pervert?’: Alabama dad’s plain-spoken rebuke of Roy Moore strikes a nerve This is why evangelicals love Trump’s Israel policy Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem excites apocalyptic fervor Does Roy Moore think that homosexual conduct should... The post Episode 391: Alexa… appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:29:58

Episode 390: Say Hello to my Little Friend

12/11/2017
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Stories covered in episode: Australian senate passes marriage equality bill without any religious amendments Oklahoma preacher caught running house of prostitution; HIV warning issued as well White evangelicals stand by Roy Moore: poll shows candidates neck-and-neck White House: It doesn’t matter if anti-Muslim videos are real because ‘the threat is real’ Ann Coulter Claims Bogus... The post Episode 390: Say Hello to my Little Friend appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:27:49

Episode 389: Live from Skepticon Australia

12/4/2017
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Our live show from Skepticon Australia 2017. The post Episode 389: Live from Skepticon Australia appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:00:58:24

Episode 388: Trump Card

11/27/2017
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Stories covered in episode: Phil Robertson Responds To Weinstein Allegations By Saying AIDS Is God’s Judgment For ‘Perversion’ DEVIL’S WORK US Catholic Church plans to translate exorcism how-to guide into English for terrified priests Catholic Priest Conducts Spiritual Cleansing Of Las Vegas Shooter’s Hotel Room Trump-Allied Pastor Carl Gallups Says Women Are Sexually Assaulting Men... The post Episode 388: Trump Card appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:32:58

Episode 387: Turn that Frown Upside Down

11/20/2017
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Male lions having sex in Kenya has censors roaring over ‘crazy gay animals’ The ‘antifa super-soldier’ conspiracy theory is dangerous because people want to believe it Poll: Vast majority of Trump voters say he should stay in office even if Russia collusion is proven Catholic Hospital Pressured Women to Bury Their Fetuses—Then Pence Made It... The post Episode 387: Turn that Frown Upside Down appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:13:39

Episode 386: The Road Less Traveled

11/13/2017
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Stories covered in episode: House Subcommittee Holds Hearing On Near-Total Abortion Ban, Citing Changing Courts Under Trump Pat Robertson: Trump Should Issue A Blanket Pardon And Shut Down Mueller Investigation Louie Gohmert Says Six-Week Abortion Ban Is No Problem For Rape Survivors: ‘The Time Is There’ Pat Robertson: God Let a 15-Year-Old Die To Stop... The post Episode 386: The Road Less Traveled appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:21:02

Episode 385: Go Get Your Shine Box

11/6/2017
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Stories covered in episode: Egyptian lawyer says it’s a national duty to rape girls who wear revealing clothing like ripped jeans Christian College can’t explain $20 million in expenses; Agency cites ‘very sketchy’ budget Steve Strang: The Firing Of Anthony Scaramucci Is A Sign Of Trump’s Deepening Christian Faith Sandy Rios: Calls To Move ‘Forward... The post Episode 385: Go Get Your Shine Box appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:23:22

Episode 384: Dan Savage; The Savage Lovecast

10/30/2017
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Stories covered in episode: An Indiana county just halted a lifesaving needle exchange program, citing the Bible Jim Bakker: ‘Unsaved People Are Going Insane’ Because Of Trump’s Love Of God Wayne Allyn Root Says Las Vegas Shooter Was Laundering Money For ‘Some Major Crime Syndicate,’ Possibly ISIS Or Antifa Thanks to Dan Savage for... The post Episode 384: Dan Savage; The Savage Lovecast appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:27:28

Episode 383: Code of Conduct

10/23/2017
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Stories covered in episode: Jim Bakker Says God Will Punish You For Making Fun Of Him Tony Perkins Says LGBTQ People In The Military Create ‘Moral Confusion’ That Makes Men Harass Women Louisiana Sheriff Wants ‘Good’ Prisoners To Stay Jailed For Their Free Labor Rodney Howard-Browne, Who Prayed Over Trump, Says Hollywood Is Rife With... The post Episode 383: Code of Conduct appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:15:34

Episode 382: The How To Heretic

10/16/2017
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Thanks to Mark and Dan from The How To Heretic Podcast for coming on the show! How To Heretic: https://howtoheretic.com/ https://twitter.com/howtoheretic Stories covered in episode: Peter LaBarbera Is Outraged At Gay Couple On Star Trek, Wonders Where The Ex-Gay Characters Are Pro-Life Congressman Won’t Seek Re-Election After Reports He Urged Mistress to Get Abortion Catholic Archbishop... The post Episode 382: The How To Heretic appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:31:34

Episode 381: Queer Disbelief

10/9/2017
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https://twitter.com/cberedjickhttp://gaywrites.org/ https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/friendlyatheist/queer-disbelief-by-camille-beredjick Stories covered in episode: Televangelist Pat Robertson: Vegas Attack Is Due To People’s ‘Disrespect’ of Trump, National Anthem Kansas ‘Crusaders’ plotted to bomb Somali families in anti-Muslim attacks: prosecutors https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/un-resolution-abolish-gay-death-penalty/#gs.XGLrmuk Egypt ‘hunting down’ gays, conducting forced anal...

Duration:01:27:24

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