May 30, 2011
Host: Robert M. Price
Do you often wish you lived in the far future? Or on a different planet? Do your friends and family think you belong there, too?
Cheer up! This may not be just because you're a science fiction nerd! It may be because you espouse a worldview that is in the distinct minority in our time and place—Secular Humanism! It is a vision of a better future. And that is no doubt why many of us feel such an affinity for SF, and of course for Gene Roddenberry's Star Trek. It is a vision of a future when scientific Humanism has prevailed.
Join Robert Price, himself a notorious Sci-Fi/Fantasy geek, as he interviews the far more respectable Scott Lohman, a lifelong Trekker and a prominent leader and broadcaster for Humanists of Minnesota.
And by the way, did you know Captain Kirk never once said the words "Beam me up, Scottie"?