Derrick Blackman, aka SomeBlackGuy, is a YouTube content creator with more than 270,000 subscribers. Coining himself "a radical centrist," Blackman regularly discusses social, racial and political topics that affect and influence pop culture.
Sarah Pearson Women’s March WI Co-Founder and Co-Chair. and Peter Isley Founding Member of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests join us on Mythinformed.
Today we are joined by the lovely Josephine Mathias, a prominent YouTuber with over 100 thousand subscribers who averages tens if not hundreds of thousands of views of her content. With her Poli-Sci background, Josephine likes to discusses political, social, and what we'll call "controversial" topics all while being a stalwart defender of the Freedom of Speech. Fighting for the forces of truth, Josephine joins us live to tell us how we're Mythinformed about victim-culture!
Peter Boghossian joins us to discuss his upcoming panel at Mythcon as well as the difficulty that we are having, booking speakers for the intersectionality panel. We also discuss the difficulties with platforming certain ideas and individuals as a result of slanderous and fraudulent online criticisms.
We had the opportunity of interviewing the fabulous teen heart-throb, Dreadmere, aka Drew. This dude blew up Vine back in the day with his sketch comedy and has now taken his selfie-taking skills to Instagram and Twitter, where he has mobs of followers. Recently he's dipped his toes in the YouTube scene so it's safe to say that Dreadmere is on a path to take over the internet
Dr. Richard Carrier joins us in studio. We will be previewing his upcoming discussion with Sargon at Mythcon. We will also discuss the dwindling interest in the atheist community and the refusal to innovate.
Today we're speaking with a talented young artist named Lisa Nani. She is an animation fanatic, Nickelodeon storyboard artist, and sporadic YouTube creator who doesn't shy away from combining socio-political commentary with her art.
Lisa's Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCruejEIgAGeNwhYVgosrsHQ
Today we have with us a brilliantly talented guitarist (and former Milwaukeean) Jason Seed. He is adept at many branches of music, including jazz, rock and classical. His style is unapologetically original, being referred to previously as “nu-jazz” and “baroque pop” among others. Jason and his band will be performing at Mythcon V this year and we are thrilled to have him.
Lullaby Project: https://soundcloud.com/carnegiehalllullaby
Travis Wester is an American actor who got his start in the film industry by playing the part of Austin Sanders in Beverly Hills, 90210. He is perhaps most well known for playing the character Jamie in EuroTrip.
He has also appeared in the movies The Paper Brigade, Hefner: Unauthorized, Barstow 2008, Spring Break Lawyer, On the Edge, Teddy Bears' Picnic, Raising Genius, All Souls Day, Stone & Ed, and Kush.
Wester has appeared on television shows such as The Visitor, George & Leo, Son of the Beach, Dirt, FreakyLinks, Cursed, Boston Public, Undressed, Dharma & Greg, Scrubs, Felicity, Septuplets, Six Feet Under, Jake in Progress, Night Stalker, E-Ring, One on One, CSI, and Supernatural, Justified.
In 2007, he appeared in the short films Call Waiting, How To Have A Girl, Profile, Spaghetti, and Key Witness which were produced during the filmmaking reality show On the Lot.
He is one of the lead roles of Ghostfacers, the spin-off from the show Supernatural.
David Smalley will be on three panels at Mythcon V. We discuss social justice in Atheism, David Silverman’s firing, online harassment and more!
David Smalley is a podcast host, speaker, activist, author, and comedian, combining his love for entertainment and media with his passion for skepticism, truth, and equality, by starting Dogma Debate, a podcast focused on educating the public with humor and unique, respectful discussions. David has appeared on The Adam Carolla Show, Mohr Stories w/ Jay Mohr, CNN, FOX, NewsMaxTV, and many radio shows and podcasts, encouraging humanism and extending peaceful and respectful challenges to dogmatic claims.
Roaming Millennial is a prominent YouTube celebrity. She is a conservative commentator, who's soft-spoken, cordial approach juxtaposes nicely along-side typical conservative pundits. Roaming has appeared on Rebel Media, Rubin Report, Prager U, and Louder with Crowder. She will be speaking at the upcoming Kilroy Event in Phoenix Arizona.
Brittany Simon joins us on the Mythinformed podcast. Brittany Simon is an alternative lifestyle educator focusing on BDSM, polyamorous and queer relationships. She helps others balance political, religious and cultural pressures while trying to live authentically happy lives. She can be found on YouTube and most social media platforms.
Carl "Sargon of Akkad" Benjamin is a popular independent Vlogger with over 700,000 subscribers on YouTube. A skeptic of ideologies both theological and political, his channel is dedicated to rational arguments backed by evidence. Sometimes a polemicist, at other times soft spoken, Sargon of Akkad has created a considerable amount of content regarding skeptical thought.
Allie Jackson is the CEO of Atheist Republic which is the largest atheist page on Facebook and reaches over 16 million people per week. Allie is also the host of many podcasts and is the head of the Atheist Republic publishing house. Allie will be on stage at Mythcon V in Milwaukee, WI on Saturday September 22, 2018.
In this interview we discuss many faucets of free speech including Hannibal Buress getting his mic cut at Loyaola University and Count Dankula being found Guilty in the UK for a joke video that may lead to jail time.