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  1. This is one ark with some huge entitlement issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    You may know the name Ken Ham from his work founding the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Kentucky. For those unfamiliar, this museum became a laughingstock landmark to all but the most intrepid creationists who insist that the museum holds proof that the earth is only 6,000 years old.

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  2. Year in Review: Worst Year EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    There are plenty of good reasons to visit the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Kentucky - maybe you like animatronic dinosaurs or your home-schooled kid is acting like a real dick in class and needs to take a field trip. Whatever the case, you can strike Feb. 4 off the calendar of non-secular places to take your super bored kid or boring relatives because that's when Bill Nye The Science Guy is set to visit this bastion of illogic for a debate on evolution with founder Ken Ham.

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  3. Kentucky sinks tourism tax incentives for Noah's ark theme parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | World Magazine

    ... centered around a life-sized Noah's ark in Williamstown, Ky. The organization also runs the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Ky., located 25 miles east of Cincinnati, Ohio. Almost 2 million people have visited the museum since it opened in 2007. Due ...

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  4. Video: Bill Nye explains evolution with emojisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Press-Telegram

    ... e of Creation" was released in November and in February, he debated creationist Ken Ham at the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Kentucky.

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  5. Ark Encounter Will Not Receive Tax Breaks From KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Daily Kos

    ... had succeeded." Ark Encounter is a project of an organization called Answers in Genesis, which is based in Petersburg, Kentucky and headed by Ken Ham, one of the country's foremost deniers of evolution. While by no means a household name, Ham ...

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  6. Kentucky Says Noah's Ark Theme Park Won't Get Tax BreaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... t had fallen short of selling the $29 million it needed." Answers in Genesis also operates the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Ky., which promotes the biblical story of creation over evolution.

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  7. Noah's Ark builders may fight Kentucky tax break rejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WPDE

    PETERSBURG, Ky. -- A Christian group building a massive wooden ark in Kentucky inspired by the biblical account of Noah is considering going to court to fight the state's rejection of the project's tax incentives.

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  8. Bill Nye: 'Fighting against Creationists is a hard job'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The London Free Press

    ... or less reject science entirely. Back in February, Nye, whose slogan is, "Science rules!," debated evolution in Petersburg, Ky., with Ken Ham, the CEO of the Young Earth Creationist Ministry, in a debate that streamed to three million people. A lot ...

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  9. War on Thanksgiving EndsRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 27 | Barnstable Patriot

    ... around for the entire 6,000 years of the existence of Earth," said Ken Ham, director of the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Kentucky. "If we could just not see Christmas trees displayed in stores until Columbus Day, the way it was when we were kids," ...

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  10. Creationist Ken Ham's Noah's Ark Theme Park Under Fire as ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | TheBlaze.com

    ... for Ark Encounter, a park scheduled to open in 2016. Answers in Genesis, which owns the Creation Museum Petersburg, Kentucky, and is run by Ken Ham, is a nonprofit that can offer tax deductible donations, but the Freedom From Religion Foundation ...

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  11. Anniversary: Everett Brock & Joye Balensiefer BrockRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Journal and Courier

    ... on November 20, 1954, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Fowler IN. They have five children, Rick (Jill) Brock, Petersburg, KY, Ron (Mary) Brock, Earl Park, IN, Tam (Rich) Freeland, Columbus, IN, Randy (Jackie) Brock, Fort Wayne, IN and Tom (Kelly) ...

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  12. Ken Ham's Ark Park Risks Losing State Tax Incentives Over HiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | WebProNews

    Ken Ham's "ark park" might be in some serious trouble. The leader of the "Answers in Genesis" empire, which oversees the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Kentucky, has had some trouble getting things off the ground with his new "Ark Encounter".

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  13. Creationists' Ark Park Tax Subsidy Threatened By Bigoted Hiring PracticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... had succeeded." Ark Encounter is a project of an organization called Answers in Genesis, which is based in Petersburg, Kentucky and headed by Ken Ham, one of the country's foremost deniers of evolution. While by no means a household name, Ham ...

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  14. Kentucky Noah's Ark theme park is in hot waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... of which is predicted to cost $150 million. Answers in Genesis is also the company behind the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Kentucky, a site dedicated, according to its website, to bringing "the pages of the Bible to life, casting its characters ...

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  15. This religious theme park is in hot water for listing a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Deseret News

    ... of which is predicted to cost $150 million. Answers in Genesis is also the company behind the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Kentucky, a site dedicated, according to its website, to bringing "the pages of the Bible to life, casting its characters ...

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    Feb 4, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    TV's "Science Guy" Bill Nye speaks during a debate on evolution with Creation Museum head Ken Ham, not shown, at the Creation Museum Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in Petersburg, Ky. Ham believes the Earth was created 6,000 years ago by God and is told strictly through the Bible.

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  17. Creation Museum ExcursionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | WDLM-AM East Moline

    The Creation Museum brings the pages of the Bible to life through it's botanical gardens, special effects theater, the Stargazer's Planetarium and the museum walk through. Join Edgewood for an excursion to the Creation Museum in Petersburg, KY.

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  18. Jessa Duggar Visits Creationist Museum, Bashes Evolution and Atheism on InstagramRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | The Hollywood Gossip

    ... fun they got... well, a whole bunch of wacky nonsense. They stopped in DC and visited the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Kentucky, which is a museum in the same way that Disney World is a museum of mice who wear pants. In other words, it's got a ...

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  19. Plump pepper procures possible prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Cincinnati.com

    ... more than the current world record. Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/VL1ijV Jim Crawford of Petersburg grew this King Arthur bell pepper, which is nearly a half-ounce heavier than the largest pepper listed in the 2013 Guinness ...

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  20. Fire In Hebron Displaces FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | 700WLW Cincinnati

    ... ed the fire. No injuries. Four dogs rescued by Hebron firefighters and a Boone County Deputy. Hebron, Burlington, Petersburg FDs and Emergency Management and Sheriffs are investigating. The Red Cross was dispatched for two adults, two children.

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