Archive for the ‘Evolution’ Category

Proof that creationists evolved from monkeys

December 3, 2008

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Source: http://www2.hawaii.edu/~kamiyak/Cheeky20Monkey.jpg

Speak Up! Stop covering Palin until she gives a press conference.

October 21, 2008

By Christopher Hitchens


The new line of the day, taken by many conservative intellectuals, is that criticism of Gov. Sarah Palin is essentially a blend of snobbery and sexism. This, I presume, is intended as a sort of strike against the considerable number of conservative commentators, from David Frum to Christopher Buckley, who have openly said that the woman is not qualified to be vice president. There is, of course, also the question of whether she is qualified to be governor of Alaska. Writing about her when she was first put forward by Sen. John McCain, I rather feebly took the line that one should give her the benefit of the doubt and not be condescending, but it does now begin to look as if most of what she claimed for herself, from the “bridge to nowhere” to the “troopergate” business, was very questionable at best, and much of what her critics said was essentially true. (more…)

15 Answers to Creationist Nonsense

October 7, 2008

Scientific American Magazine –  June 18, 2002

Opponents of evolution want to make a place for creationism by tearing down real science, but their arguments don’t hold up

By John Rennie

When Charles Darwin introduced the theory of evolution through natural selection 143 years ago, the scientists of the day argued over it fiercely, but the massing evidence from paleontology, genetics, zoology, molecular biology and other fields gradually established evolution’s truth beyond reasonable doubt. Today that battle has been won everywhere–except in the public imagination. (more…)