Ramblings from the Desert

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Author of the urban fantasy novel, The Music of Chaos, and the paranormal romance, The Canvas Thief.

Thursday, August 04, 2005

The Great Turtle Shat

And thus the Universe. Intelligent Design?

The stupidity has spread to a prestigious national lab. In my email this A.M., forwarded by hot guy who married me:

(NM) Intelligent Design presentation: The Christians in the Workplace Networking Group will sponsor a showing of Unlocking the Mystery of Life at the Steve Schiff Auditorium Wednesday, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The presentation explains the theory of Intelligent Design and challenges the theory of Darwinian evolution. For a video tape of Michael Behe’s earlier visit to Sandia and presentation on the same topic, titled A Response to Criticisms of a Theory of Intelligent Design in Life Chemistry , [some twit]. Questions about Wednesday’s presentation to [omitted to slow the spread of stupidity.]

My J-man is disgusted. I think he's getting a big of a hankering to return to the job with the school district. Poor guy.

Addendum: In case one thinks I'm just an angry academic elitist wanking off about the issue, here be many others. Linky and Linky. Oh, I'm a redneck who's only been east of the Mississippi twice, and while educated, hardly an academic elitist.

[Heading off to peruse New Zealand real estate site.]

Happy Thursday?

Pat K.

 

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