Tag Archives: Creationism

Prediction

One reason for which I love the new¬†Cosmos¬†series is that it really doesn’t pussyfoot around those issues upon which the science is “settled” but the politics are really not. Already, this has led to criticisms of the series from creationists … Continue reading

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Why the Culture War was over before it began

I am not a supporter of “Whig history;” I do not, by any means, believe that time naturally progresses towards greater human liberty, and whenever I hear some well-meaning liberal making this argument, I assume that they are probably looking … Continue reading

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The Stupidest Arguments I Have Ever Heard

I should be preparing for my defense, but honestly, I feel like I would be ready to go right now if I had to do so, and endlessly rehashing the same information is hurting my brain. So instead, I’m going … Continue reading

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Children: Just How Stupid Are They?

We all need to sit down at some point and have a deep, meaningful discussion as to why our children are so damn stupid. Now, personally, I’ve not noticed that children are particularly dumb; indeed, I seem to recall being … Continue reading

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The Unifying Thread of Fundamentalism

Via Jezebel, I have learned of a pastor in North Carolina who advocates demonstrating Christian Love(TM) and Family Values(TM) right on your queer child’s ass: So your little son starts to act a little girlish when he is four years … Continue reading

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