A lot of people. Mostly the ones who have actually read it and given it some thought.<quoted text>
Who says it's a book of myths?
There is your problem. You use the words "know" and "believe" as if they mean the same thing. They don't.<quoted text> A lot of people happen to know and believe that it is 100% real whether anyone else believes that or not.
No, honey... that was sarcasm.<quoted text> And no it isn't silly science. That's just what you say to make up an excuse.
It's what fundie Christians call science when THEY want to make up an excuse for biblical claims that make no sense.
(Fundie: "Oh, don't pay any attention to that silly science that says the sun can't have "stood still" in the sky. Yahweh can do that if he wants to.")