Saturday on This Is Hell!
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9:15 - Philosopher Tim Crane explains what atheists miss when they view religion from the outside.
Tim is author of The Meaning of Belief: Religion from an Atheist’s Point of View from Harvard University Press.
10:05 - Historian Keri Leigh Merritt examines the labor of poor whites living outside slavery in the Antebellum South.
Keri Leigh is author of Masterless Men: Poor Whites and Slavery in the Antebellum South from Cambridge University Press.
11:05 - Historian Judith Flanders explores the populist, adaptive, multi-purpose, meaning of Christmas.
Judith is author of Christmas: A Biography from MacMillan.
12:05 - The Hopleaf's Michael Roper reviews the year in craft beer capitalism, and the year to come.
Michael is owner of Chicago's The Hopleaf Bar, in its 25th year. Try the Bitterballen.
12:45 - In a Moment of Truth, Jeff Dorchen discusses The Socialist Leisure Work Ethic and the Spirit of Falafel.
He's talked about Socialist Leisure before, but this falafel thing is definitely a new development in his ideology.