Tag Archives: creationism

One More Success for Real Science

(Sorry Deb, I’m picking on Texas again!)  Back a couple of months ago, the Texas State Board of Education met to determine the contents of the next generation of science textbooks.  The importance of this being that whatever they decide … Continue reading

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Outflanked by Idiocy

During the last week, two religious groups filed separate lawsuits in an attempt to prevent the Kansas Board of Education’s new science standards – which include the teaching of evolution – from taking effect. First up is the Pacific Justice … Continue reading

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At Last, a PAC You Can Believe In.

In an effort to help bring more non-believers or those who simply consider themselves non-religious into the halls of Congress, a group of atheists have formed a political action committee:  The Freethought Equality Fund.  The group also supports the election … Continue reading

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Is This a Trick Question?

I can always count on Miss Pink for collecting religious tracts from the far reaches of Downtown Portland to bring to me so I can complain to you. And just like the trickle down theory of economics, you’re wondering, “… … Continue reading

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Checkmate, Evil-lutionists!

Well, we’re finally back from our “one-day” jaunt to the Great Rainy North, and I brought home a souvenir in the form of the kind of migraine that wraps around your temples and sets up base camp in the base … Continue reading

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Crimes Against Logic

Introducing “The Primates” … a new comic series by the makers “Evolution vs. God“.  If you ever wanted to see a concentrated demi-glace of creationist thinking when it comes to atheism and evolution, this is it.  Here’s an example: Seems … Continue reading

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Academic Integrity Ousts Creationism in Another School

Ball State prez: Intelligent design not science On Wednesday of last week, Ball State University Jo Ann Gora wrote to the faculty and staff of the school that they are no longer including the teaching of intelligent design as part … Continue reading

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