Mark Hohmeister: The 'E' word again

Mark Hohmeister: The 'E' word again

There are 1 comment on the Tallahassee Democrat story from Feb 7, 2014, titled Mark Hohmeister: The 'E' word again. In it, Tallahassee Democrat reports that:

We have this odd disconnect in America when it comes to science. On the one hand, we were the first on the moon.

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“Pissing people off since 1949”

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Since: Apr 08

Seffner, FL

#1 Feb 12, 2014
"They’ll also work against the teaching of evolution by intoning the scientific notion that everything can be questioned — and extending that privilege to schoolchildren. Indeed, science always has to be open to new findings and theories — backed by research and reason. That does not mean a 10th-grade biology student can interrupt class to contradict 150 years of evolutionary research, any more than a kid in algebra can waste the teacher’s time saying he doesn’t believe that x+x equals 2x."

Well said!

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