Scenic City Skeptic
By Scenic City Skeptic
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Brian and Lexi bring you skepticism, news, and much more! We focus on not only national and general content, but also stories pertaining to the greater Chattanooga area.
||ExplicitSCS038: Atheist Alliance Helping the Homeless||For this episode, Brian and Lexi sit down to tell you about an organization that is very close to their hearts: Atheist Alliance Helping the Homeless. They will inform you about the organization's start to where they are now. Facebook: Scenic City...||1/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS037: We're BAAAAACK!!!||After a 3 month hiatus, we're finally back. This episode is all about letting everyone know what's been going on. Nothing too serious.||1/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS036: Kids Cussing Kids||This week we are talking about allowing children to use profanity. This is a widely debated topic, even among the atheist community. 2017 PASTAHcon - October 13-15 http://www.atheistpa.org Contact Us http://www.scspod.com...||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS035: The Changes, They Are A Comin'||We've got a change coming that we're gonna talk about. Aside from that, we'll be bullshitting and talking about anything that the listeners wanna discuss. Oh yea, and go to http://www.scspod.com||9/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS034: Ridiculing the Belief, Not the Believer||Tonight, we discuss the difference in ridiculing and criticizing a belief versus criticising the believer, and why it matters. We will also be performing our cover of "Wagon Wheel" live, like you've never heard it before! Facebook: Scenic City...||9/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS033 - "I'll Pray for You"||Tonight, Lexi and Brian speak on how religious people react in times of disaster or crisis, and how it affects nonbelievers. Is it genuine, or are they just trying to get to heaven? Facebook: Scenic City Skeptic Twitter: @scspod Email:...||9/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS032: Don't Stare Directly Into This Episode||This week we recount a fun weekend away with some friends, then we dive into the amazing eclipse that we experienced this week. We will also be discussing some pretty cool scientific discoveries that were made possible by solar eclipses in the past....||8/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS031: Missing Milestones - Coping with Non-Custodial Parenting||This week we'll be discussing the difficulty that comes with being a non-custodial parent. Sometimes you aren't able to be there for important milestones for your child(ren), and that can be pretty painful. This has been a real struggle this week, as...||8/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS030: The Jerusalem Cruiser, Man or Myth? with Matt Kovacs||This week we are joined by Matt Kovacs to discuss the historicity of Jesus. Also, Brian will give a review of the latest Nickelback album. http://www.whowasjesusshow.com Contact Us: email@example.com @scspod...||8/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS029: Secular Summary - with Zachrilege Cast||This week, we're joined by Zach Law of the Zachrilege Cast. We're talking about our experience at Secular Saturday, and we'll talk a little about our engagement! http://www.patreon.com/sceniccityskeptic firstname.lastname@example.org @scspod...||7/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS028: We Have Standards - with Seth Andrews||This week, we are talking to Seth Andrews about the responsibility that comes with being a public figure. Sometimes, we get some pretty intimate and personal stories, and it can feel like we have a higher level of responsibility, and that we have to...||7/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS027: Story Time w/ Lexi - LIVE||Tonight, Lexi shares a interesting story and would like to discuss it with you! Facebook Scenic City Skeptic Twitter: @scspod www.patreon.com/sceniccityskeptic||7/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS026: #NormalizeAtheism - LIVE with Mark Nebo||This week we'll be talking about the Normalize Atheism campaign with some of the people that are making the whole thing happen. We've got a few updates about Atheists Helping the Homeless and Secular Saturday. Links to come.||7/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS025: Femi-Naz-Your-Father's Day||This episode is basically each of us ranting about something that has really grinded our gears this week. For Lexi, it's women who claim to be feminist, but take it way too far and totally miss the point of feminism. For Brian, it's people who say...||6/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS024: Stop! In the Name of the Lord - LIVE with Andrew Torrez||This week we discuss Alabama SB193. This bill seeks to allow Briarwood Presbyterian Church to employ their own police force, with all the priveleges and powers of regular police officers. We will talk with Andrew about the implications this could have..||6/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS023: The Truth! with Gleb Tsipursky - LIVE||This week, Lexi isn’t feeling so well, so Brian and Gleb will tackle the issue of false information and the Pro-Truth Pledge. Pro-Truth Pledge http://protruthpledge.org And as usual: Patreon http://www.patreon.com/sceniccityskeptic Email...||5/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS022: Tiny-Hands-a-Tweeting - LIVE||This week, we talk Secular Saturday, Atheists Helping the Homeless, and Trump's Budget Proposal Links will be available after the show.||5/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS021: You Can Call Me Faithless - LIVE with Brigid Fitch||This week we are following up our last episode with an interview we did with Dustin Williams, of the Atheist Nomads Podcast, that we didn’t get to include as well as our guest, Brigid Fitch who has dealt with repercussions from her family because of..||5/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS020: I've Lost My Faith, Now My Family is Looking For It - LIVE with Scott Smith||This episode, we will be talking about dealing with religious family members after walking away from our faith. Sometimes they do and say hurtful things, with or without meaning it. We are joined by Scott Smith of the Recovering from Religion Podcast,..||5/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS019: Shiny New Vaginas! - with Callie Wright and Celes Dreyer||This week we talk to Callie Wright and her fiancé Celes Dreyer. We address some questions about gender identity that we had, along with some that we hear pretty often. We had a great time talking to them and we think you'll enjoy the conversation as...||5/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS018: ReasonCon3 - A Con In Review||This week, we'll be talking about all the fun we had at ReasonCon this year! More show notes to come later!||4/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS017: For Pete's Sake - LIVE||This week, we will be talking about the origins of many of the common phrases we use, and how they have roots in the bible. We will also discuss the recent Facebook Killing on easter Sunday. Atheists Helping the Homeless - Amazon Wishlist:...||4/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS016: Get Your S**t Together! - LIVE||This week, we are talking about the problems with debating people on Facebook, and how it gets out of hand. This week we have no links, just personal observations. Check us out on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/sceniccityskeptic Twitter: @scspod...||4/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS015: What the F*CK?! - LIVE||This is our first LIVE episode! We will be covering a few news articles as well as letting of some steam about things that just grind our gears. Be sure to check out our Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/sceniccityskeptic Twitter: @scspod Email:...||4/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS014: It's Not the 40's Anymore! - Religion in the Workplace||If you love the show, and want to support us, check out our Patreon page: http://www.patreon.com/sceniccityskeptic Interfaith Discussion Panel: https://www.facebook.com/events/1828101404181902/ This episode, we discuss religion in the...||3/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS013: Describing Pizza, with Joshua Richards||We finally did it! We're on Patreon! If you'd like to support the show, we would be forever grateful!!! http://patreon.com/sceniccityskeptic This week, we talk about our amazing experience at NaNoCon 2017. We had a great time, and we met some amazing..||3/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS012: Lexi, Brian, and the Half-Assed Episode||On this episode, we discuss a couple news stories, then we b******t the rest of the episode. As we are still in the process of getting everything in order in our new house, we have had very little time to prepare for the show. Fear not though, for we...||3/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS011: Toys in the Bedroom - Sex After Faith||We talk about how religion has affected us personally, when it comes to sex. Religion can totally distort our perception of ourselves in many ways, including as sexual people. We explore how it made us think and how we're overcoming it. For anyone...||3/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS010: A Short Update||This episode, we just give you a little update on what's been going on the past couple weeks with us. This one is short and sweet, but we'll be back with a normal episode next week!||3/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS009: Abuse - Biblically Justified?||This episode, we are joined by Bobby and Miss Ashley of No Religion Required. What starts as a conversation about biblical absurdity and contradictions turns into a heartfelt discussion on emotional abuse and its scriptural justification.||2/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS008: They Want Us to Apologize||This week we had a shorter episode, due to some scheduling conflicts, and we had to put it together last-minute. However, we talk about Tweedle-Alex-Jones and Tweedle-Trump, as well as some other clips from Right Wing Watch. Lexi gives her list of...||2/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS007: Religious Regret||In this episode, we talk about the regret of things said and done in the name of religion. It gets a bit emotional for Brian as he speaks about his life as a youth pastor. He shares the stories from that time in his life as well as stories from his...||2/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSCS006: Wandering Conversation with Dr. Gene Mesco||We sit down and talk with Dr. Gene Mesco, a biology professor at a local college. We had a conversation stemming from the concept of prayer and meditation. We didn't stay strictly on topic, but let the conversation go wherever felt natural. Let us...||1/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS005: Co-Parenting... Like a BOSS!||This week, we sit down with our co-parenting partners, Michelle Haines and Jake Harris. They are the mother and soon-to-be step-father of our children, and we give you a look into what it's like to co-parent for us. We laugh, we cry, but most...||1/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS004: Because Demons||***This Episode is slightly shorter due to testing a new editing workflow.*** Glen Beck blames the Chicago beating of a disabled man on BLM. Janet Porter wants to make abortions illegal by the time the mother knows she's pregnant. Gordon...||1/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS 003: Deli Rose, on a Kaiser Roll||In Episode 3, Lexi and Brian welcome guest Candy Janish to the show to talk about the Twelve Tribes cult. We also discuss some kind of three way involving whipping. We give mad props to No Religion Required and Hope After Faith podcasts for all their...||1/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS 002: The Sky is Different!||In the second episode of Scenic City Skeptic, Brian and Lexi speak on the new law in SC that allows religion in public schools, some insane comments made towards the way the government should be run, and they highlight Atheists Helping the Homeless....||12/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSCS 001: Welcome One and All - With a Little Introduction, Even!||In the first episode of Scenic City Skeptic, Brian and Lexi give you a little background on each of their lives, and highlight Chattanooga Freethought Association.||12/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Great new podcast! Start listening now!
These are 2 young, smart, southern skeptics talking about a wide variety of topics and with some interesting guests. Do yourself and favor and add them to your podcast list!
Amazing show :)
I recommend adding this to your list of regular atheist podcasts, whether you're from Chattanooga or elsewhere. They cover interesting and relevant topics, they have insightful and respectable guests on the show, and they discuss serious issues while keeping you entertained. A lot of the content is very personal and heartfelt and you'll really feel like you know them after listening. Brian and Lexi deliver a fantastic podcast through and through. Go listen!
Get on board, people
This is a great new show that I recently discoverd and I also met Brian and Lexi in Nashville. I love sketipcal podcasts with a Southern twang. They bring on excellent guests and have the kind of banter that will keep you coming back.