Skeptiles for Wednesday, January 15th, 2013 and we welcome our new permanent co-host, Leighann Lord! Stories: We say a few accurate words about Ariel Sharon. A pastor becomes an atheist on a lark and gets fired from his job and we discuss a bunch of issues surrounding him being supported by the atheist community — plus Joe reveals his sage advice about the black church. In Canada an admirable professor does the administrations job for them in a dispute over religion. On the 50th anniversary of the War on Poverty, poverty is winning. A Chemical company poisons West Virginia. Los Angeles police sexually assault a woman then cause her to be horrifically injured. Finally, Joe brings us fresh Arrested Developments.