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1 celticdragon  Fri, Jan 25, 2013 9:27:51am

I refuse to ever teach ID or Creationism in any class involving geology, biology or other natural science.

2 Prononymous, rogue demon hunter  Fri, Jan 25, 2013 11:07:52am

The “Missouri Standard Science Act” is of course not standard science at all. If it was then they would have to wait for cdesign proponentsists to come up with a theory that encompasses all known data, is falsifiable, and has predictive power. But of course it would be incorporated into science class without some government dictate at that point.

Of course the real purpose of the bill is a thinly veiled promotion of religion by members of government. They want to simultaneously reduce children’s exposure to ideas that disprove certain religious principles and increase their exposure to ideas that promote those principles.

3 calochortus  Fri, Jan 25, 2013 2:54:03pm

Don’t these morons remember Kitzmiller v. Dover? Not Constitutional.

4 Skip Intro  Fri, Jan 25, 2013 5:29:15pm

There is no “theory” of ID. There isn’t even a hypothesis. This is pure madness, something I’d expect to see enacted in a country run by the Taliban.

The last time a Western country tried something like this was in 1930s Germany, when physics and math were considered too Jewish and were replaced with German Physics and German Math. History shows that that didn’t work out so well for the Master Race.

5 nines09  Fri, Jan 25, 2013 6:06:15pm

Then after we teach how God created everything we can graduate to killing one another over which “God” actually did it. Wait. We’re doing that now. Oh I get it. We will then have God on our side and the other God will be a false God. We have always been at was with Eastasia. Simple.

6 SidewaysQuark  Sat, Jan 26, 2013 8:34:35am

” I think the world needs to wake up from its long nightmare of religious belief; and anything that we scientists can do to weaken the hold of religion should be done, and may in fact be our greatest contribution to civilization.”

-Steven Weinberg


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