Year 2013 – Media Hiatus
Focused on Family and Work
September 15th, 2012
Appeared on a Commercial for The Fun Scientists LLC: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nYxiJg7gL04
May 6th, 2012
Appeared on Blackfreethinkers with host Kim to discuss the science and history of spirituality.http://www.blogtalkradio.com/blackfreethinkers
April 1st, 2012
Appeared on The Blackfreethinkers with host Kim.http://www.blogtalkradio.com/blackfreethinkers
Years 2010 to 2011 – Took some time off to focus on school and family.
April 30th, 2009
Made a cameo appearance at the American Atheist Convention here in Atlanta.
April 19th, 2009
Made an appearance on the Theist & Atheist Radio Hour Show. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/scatheist
Apr 4th, 2009
Was featured on a Panel in Atlanta hosted by a group called, "Talk Black". Topic: Tracing My Spiritual Journey. of course, I'm represented non-theism. http://www.talkblack.net
Feb 7th 2009
Appeared on RPGgrinders internet radio show at gametopius.com. Listen in.
Nov 11th 2008
Appeared on the PuckerTime podcast to discuss Wifeswap and how reality TV, truly isn't. Listen in.
Jan 19th 2008
I appeared in a Panel Debate at Reinhardt College in Waleska, Georgia.
Dec 16th 2007
I appeared on BlogTalk Radio to discuss relationships. In particular how to deal with ex's that try to come into your life again. Not a typical IG topic, but the hosts says he likes the way I think. Listeners have inquired on whether or not I have written a book on the subject of relationships.
June 28th, 2007
I was invited to appear on the Don Johnson show and talk about Atheism. He entitled the show: Questioning the Atheism of I.
January 18-21, 2007
I made a cameo appearance at James Randi's The Amazing Meeting, Courtesy of John Wilson.
August 30th 2006
Appeared on Equal Time for Freethought radio show on WBAI Jersey. We discuss, African Americans and Religion.
August 29th 2006
I appeared on the whatibelieve podcast with Big C & Kentie discussing Reality TV and atheism.
August 25th 2006
I was invited to speak at Norcross High School to an elective comparative religion class. The topic? Why some people don’t believe and why that’s okay.
August 1st 2006
I was featured once again in beliefnet.com's who's who in atheism list. They updated some info about me in this version. Update: It has since been removed per my request as I was having immense difficulties finding a job (still am).
June 22th 2006
I appeared once again on Way of The Master Radio. Time: 3PM ET. We discussed my family's appearance on ABC's WifeSwap.
June 19th 2006
The Finley Family appeared again on ABC's WifeSwap.
December 13th 2005
Appeared on the Bob Dutko Radio Show in Detroit. WMUZ - Christian Radio. From 1 to 2:30PM ET
November 28th 2005
IG and Family appeared on ABC's WifeSwap..
October 16th 2005
IG appeared on Pastor Gene Cook's, 'The Narrow Mind' Show to discuss critical thinking and religion.
August 21st 2005
I appeared on Detroit's 88.1 FM. To appear on The Son of Man's Show. This guy thinks he God sent to judge man.
March 26th 2005?
I appeared on the The Jason Crane Show: NewsTalk 950 AM in Rochester, NY, to discuss the 10 Commandments, The Terry Schiavo case and Faith Based Initiatives
February 22th 2005
IG appeared on Sirius Radio talking to the The Young Turks about my efforts and why challenging all forms of beliefs are important.
May 14th 2004
I made an appearance at the Atlanta Freethought Society to discuss arguments against theism.
December 25th 2003
I appeared once again on Equal Time for Freethought on WBAI 99.5 FM in New Jersey at: 3:15PM to discuss, What is life like during the Holidays for those that don’t celebrate traditionally?
November 9th 2003
I appeared on Equal Time for Freethought on WBAI 99.5 FM in New Jersey at: 6:30PM.
November 3rd 2003
Appeared on the Tony Macrini Morning Show at WNIS News Radio 790AM.
September 21st 2003
I spoke to the Secular Humanists of the Lowcountry in Charleston, SC. I will discuss, "Why We Don't Believe" a simple look at common sense reasons why many people don't believe in God, the burden of proof and much more.
August 9th 2003
I attended the American Atheists Regional Meet in Birmingham Alabama.
April 13th 2003
I spoke at the Atheist Alliance International Convention. I discussed the Atheist Network and mission, discussed my show. Told a few jokes, talked about questioning and challenging dogma.
Feb 14th, 2003
I appeared in a full page story in the Sacramento News & Review Paper. Click HERE to read the full story..
Feb 8th, 2003
I appeared on Pastor Gene Cook Jr's radio show to discuss the origin of logic and morality.
Dec 27, 2002
I appeared in an article on the Beliefnet.com website. I was listed as one the Godless Who's Who. Flattering.
Nov 2nd, 2002
I make it to the Godless American March in Washington. Thanks to the hundreds (approx 300) that came to see me. I had a great time. Many of you stated that you wouldn't even be there if it wasn't for me. You all really make me feel special and convinced me that I am NOT wasting my time.
~ Many of you were expecting me to speak. I apologize, but I guess American Atheists couldn't fit me into the program. The "Atheist Network" buttonathon was a success with over 97 buttons sold or given away. Thanks again guys. Visit the Godless Americans website to learn more. ~
October 31st 2003
I’m mentioned on the ABC News website. http://abcnews.go.com/sections/us/DailyNews/atheists021031.html.
September 14th, 2002
I was invited to speak to the Alabama Freethought Association at Lake Hypatia. Talk was entitled: "Critical Thinking: What it means, why it’s import to everyone."
August 31st, 2002
I appeared on a predominately African American talk radio show on XM Radio's channel 169. The show was called: Shades of Gray.
August 11th, 2002
Spoke to the Atlanta Freethought Society in Atlanta, GA. This is a continuation of a talk I gave last time in which I discussed my Critical Thinking Seminars.
August 5th, 2002
Radio Interview: I was asked to re-appear on Truth Talk Live to be interviewed (grilled) by guest host Alex McFarland (a Christian apologist). The Radio Stations webby is at:http://www.truthtalklive.com
July 19th, 2002
Radio Interview: I was asked to appear on KXYL radio in Brownwood, Texas to discuss atheism and the recent pledge ruling.
July 10th, 2002
Radio Interview: I was asked to appear on a popular Christian radio show called Truth Talk Live. Webby: http://www.truthtalklive.com
April 6th, 2002
I made an appearance on DC Independent Media and discussed what exactly is non-theism.
2nd week in March 2002
I appeared on Michio Kaku's Radio Program "Explorations". It is broadcast on the KU National Radio Satellite and can be heard on many radio stations around the Nation. If your favorite station airs "Explorations" lend an ear.
February 10th, 2002
I spoke to the Atlanta Freethought Society reflecting on my experiences as a psychic for the Psychic Network.
December 26th, 2001
I appeared LIVE on DC Independent Radio @ 10:30PM ET. Discussions were about atheism, experiences as a psychic, and the Atheist Network Project.
December 15, 2001
Merry Solstice.!! I hung out with the developers of Consumption Junction. We were celebrating the birthday of Santa Claus. :0). Plenty of fun.
November 9-11, 2001
Council for Secular Humanism / CSICOP conference being held in Atlanta. It was held at the Atlanta Airport Marriott. The conference is entitled, "Science & Religion: Are They Compatible", This event will feature Daniel Dennett, Patricia Churchland, Eugenie Scott, Antony Flew, and many others. I appeared in a panel discussion with Norm Allen Jr. (AAH) The talk is entitled African Americans: Religion & Science. My presentation is 20MIN. Over 500 people showed up to listen.
November 2nd, 2001
I made an appearance at Columbus State University to speak to the http://clubs-orgs.colstate.edu/freethought. The talk is entitled, "My Personal Path to Reason and Black Atheism". The event was a success. We had a great time. I also briefly discussed the misconceptions of atheism and agnosticism, and briefly discussed my experiences as a Psychic with the Psychic Network.
August 9-12, 2001
I made an appearance at the Secular Students Alliance Conference in Columbus, Ohio. The Conference was entitled: "Godless Grassroots: Kicking ass for the New Enlightenment."
July 25, 2001
On Wednesday, July 25, 2001, at 3:00-4:00 AM EST, I appeared on Rob McConnell's The X-Zone: on 103.7 FM CFBU, Ontario, Canada. The X-Zone is carried on 18 other radio stations Nationwide.
July 15, 2001
I gave a presentation in Detroit giving a critical thinking seminar. I presented a new talk entitled, "Critical Thinking as Applied to Religion." Other topics: philosophical arguments for and against the existence of God, history of religion, and debunking paranormal claims.
July 5-8, 2001
My family and I made an appearance at the July celebration in Munford, Alabama at Lake Hypatia. This event is sponsored by the Alabama Freethought Association. (AFA). I'm telling you, I've been before and I had a great time. I hope some of you make it this year. An overview of the events can be seen here. NOTE: Due to lack of funds, I was unable to attend this event. Please forgive me for all of you that showed up to meet me.
June 21-24, 2001
CFA Annual Conference / Mass Media Skeptics
I discussed what impact Freethought Media is having or may have on closet atheists and freethinkers as well as the public at large.
April 14-17, 2001, at 8-9 PM EST
I appeared in a special lecture hosted by Erica Carter in Detroit. This workshop is the first of a series of workshops dedicated to increasing critical thinking skills and examining religion.
January 16, 2001, at 12PM EST
I appeared on The Humanist Perspective television show.
January 14, 2001, at 10AM EST
I appeared at The Center for Inquiry in Amherst New York discussing my personal path to freethought.