Those are some headlines

It’s the 92nd anniversary of the Scopes trial, and we missed out on some spectacular headlines.

via @pourmecoffee

Bryan, under merciless goad of Darrow, holds fast to Holy Writ
Defense leader, in contempt, recants
Commoner, in anger, flays all science

Wow. I want a merciless goad. I’d like to meet the guy who can flay all science.

Newspapers have gotten a bit bloodless, I think.


  1. robro says

    Do note that there was a positive event for science and technology on this date in 1969.

  2. Ichthyic says

    Why no, I have not smoked an Optimo lately, come to think of it.