Evolution in America

A good discussion on evolution/creationism debate. However, just listen to the first 5 mins or so of the presentation and…

NatCen4ScienceEd“Evolution? Creation? Both? Neither?” – Aug 5, 2010

40 percent of Americans accept “young earth creationism” but 78 percent accept “continental drift”. This should be a bright red warning flag on the (lack of) thought processes of the average American.

You don’t get the connection? How can continents drift in 6,000 years? If they drift that fast then why aren’t they moving that fast now? Hello? Is this thing on?

Can people that ignorant be trusted to open cans properly, much more be trusted to point guns (or ballots) in the right direction before using them? I think it’s a valid question.

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