C-Net’s carrying a piece by someone who really doesn’t get the problem with the creationists. Let us call a shovel a shovel, Intelligent Design is Creationism. It is the assumption that magic was involved (and it is magic) in the creation of humanity rather than a scientific process. In short these arguments boil down to …
Tag Archive: Creationism
Oct 02 2013
Sep 16 2013
Jerry Coyne is going to be speaking in Poland. Now this is a pretty big deal, because Poland has an anti-Blasphemy law. However the Discovery Institute thinks that’s a bad thing. And what ensues is a complete rewrite of reality and a fitting insight into the delusion of the modern creationist movement.
Aug 10 2013
This one isn’t from the Master of Banana that is Ray Comfort but from the Abandoned to Christ blog by Sunny Shell. For those who are unaware, Professor PZ Myers did an interview with Ray Comfort that turned out to be a little bit crooked. And Professor Myers said so about it. But this has …
Jun 08 2013
Do not speak to me of Dr Terry Mortenson. He is a foolish fellow. Something wicked this way comes in Lanarkshire in East Kilbride (Scotland). Apparently they are going to hear the debate about “Creation versus Evolution”. I assume afterwards they are going to hear the debate whether the Earth is Flat or Spherical.
Jun 06 2013
Ken Ham is “low hanging fruit”. It’s fun to laugh at him because some of his arguments are just “terrible”. Today’s is no different. Not only is the Earth 6000 odd years old and all of us have come out of the super incest that was Noah but Dragons also existed. “So the valiant knight …
May 07 2013
If you haven’t heard it yet, Zack Kopplin tried and failed to get the “Louisiana Science Education Act” repealed. For those who are unaware, this was passed into being by fellow brown person and all round arsehole Bobby Jindal. And it’s a piece of legislation that allows for the teaching of anything from literal creationism …
May 05 2013
Ken Ham has discovered the Redditz and r/atheism and he is not amused! Stahp! Atheists! Why you hating Creationism!
Apr 25 2013
Focus on the Family’s got a new plan. Basically? University and College is pretty poor for “faith” in dogmatic religions. There is little to no onus to keep going to a church and you are suddenly thrown into a mixing bowl of people who are nothing like the small groups you are used to and …
Mar 17 2013
Being raised in the dirty bible belt south, I’ve had my fair share of awkward conversations with people with an unquestionable faith for a supreme being. I’ll demonstrate some samples of how a few of these conversations went;