Category Archives: Evolution

I don’t even know what to say.

Recently U.S. Representative Paul Broun, a republican from Georgia and who, unfortunately for the U.S., is a physician and sits on the House Science, Space and Technology Committee had this to say: “God’s word is true. I’ve come to understand … Continue reading

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Vouchers and schools and creationists, oh my!

I wrote last weekend about a school voucher program going on in Louisiana.  While I am against vouchers for several different reasons this is understandably a complicated issue with a lot of competing issues to consider.  NCSE published an article … Continue reading

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Rabbi Moshe Averick explains to us how he doesn’t understand evolution or atheism.

I’ve written about Moshe Averick a few times before.  Every so often he like to make some inflammatory  post over at the algemeiner about how atheists are amoral and so on. Moshe Averick’s Article: …But Atheism Does Teach That We’re … Continue reading

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Louisiana up to crazy anti science stuff.

Louisiana is heavily pursuing a school voucher program for the 2012/2013 school year.  I probably don’t have to tell my readers I think this is incredibly stupid.  It will no doubt land children in schools explicitly teaching creationism over evolution … Continue reading

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Sexual selection may not favor promiscuity among males after all.

Occasionally I find myself in a debate about human sexuality and I have noticed a couple of common tropes that come up over and over again. Of course many will know the common ones that come from various groups of … Continue reading

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Don McLeroy is NOT a skeptic

So last night Don McLeroy was on Colbert Report and I happened to catch the episode this morning on Hulu.  McLeroy is the former member of the Texas state board of education that used his position to foist his beliefs … Continue reading

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States making more laws against evolution.

On eve of Darwin’s birthday, states take steps to limit evolution I ran across this today and with Darwin’s birthday coming soon I decided to share, it seems several different states are putting forward bills about evolution. — The “Missouri … Continue reading

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Question 2: Why don’t you just leave believers alone, their beliefs aren’t hurting anyone?

The first thing that comes to mind when theists bring this up is how evangelistic they are.  Though truthfully, many theists are, in fact, not very evangelistic.  Some believe religion to be a private affair, and many say they believe … Continue reading

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More proof that Creationists are idiots.

Dinosaurs Survived Mass Extinction by 700,000 Years, Fossil Find Suggests  Until recently the common agreement among scientists was that Dinosaurs had been completely wiped out between 65.5 and 66 million years ago.  However researchers from University of Alberta have recently … Continue reading

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