An axiom about creationists: These people can’t not lie. Mike Dunford over at The Questionable Authority has an excellent, in-depth three-part report (uno, dos, tres) about the recent summary judgment handed down in a lawsuit against the University of California filed by some Christian schools, who didn’t like the fact the U of C wasn’t allowing their asinine, falsehood-ridden creationist textbooks to be accorded the same degree of respect as actual science texts. The creationists accused the university of “viewpoint discrimination,” the latest favorite buzzword among the uneducated and stupid whenever they learn that their religious dogmas don’t automatically get a free pass in the hallowed halls of academe just by virtue of some appeal to “religious freedom.” The creos lost this one hard, and on hand to cement their epic fail was none other than doofus Michael Behe, who basically wrapped the case up in a little bow with glitter and gave it to the university.
Great reading and a wonderful primer in how creationists just can’t do anything right. Note the appearance in the comments to Part 3 of übertroll Larry Fafarman, who valiantly flails away at an attempt to spin the whole thing into not-such-a-loss-really for the Forces of Burning Stupid.
See, I’m not an “angry atheist”! You can’t buy this kind of comedy!