Doug points out what podcaster Tanner Campbell got wrong about his old remembered complaints over Atheism Plus. Then Doug gives an update about the Sylvania Bus Dispute and his thoughts on the remaking of CNN into FOX “news” Lite.
One of these days Steve Kellmeyer might actually get his history right and not have to resort to cheap shots at secular humanists.
The panel tonight included an actual atheist from the US, Ellen Johnson, president of American Atheist. The other members were Rachel Maddow of Air America and Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson, a conservative minister who once referred to blacks stranded in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina as “welfare-pampered,” “lazy” and “immoral.”
Bigotry exists when there is a lack of understanding and our media is one way to build that understanding. It is easy to hate another group when you know nothing true about them.
CNN’s extended speculation into the death of former Playmate Anna Nicole Smith bumped the expected interview with Richard Dawkins on Thursday’s edition of Paula Zahn Now.
Blogging sources say now that the interview is to be seen on Monday 2/12 (Darwin Day)
Richard Dawkins to appear on Paula Zahn Now to respond the anti-atheist bigotry expressed on her show on January 31. He will be on tonight 2/8/07 at 8 PM EST on CNN