Archive for April 29th, 2008

America: #1 in Bibles. #37 in Infant Mortality

| April 29, 2008 | Reply
America: #1 in Bibles. #37 in Infant Mortality

This Chris Kelly headline says it all: America: #1 in Bibles. #37 in Infant Mortality. Here’s an excerpt from Kelly’s Huffpo article: Europeans are feeling pretty smug lately, with their sturdy currency, “health care,” and rising rates of life expectancy, but there’s one area where we kick their ass: American Christians read the bible a […]

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Risk information on the toxicity of commonly used chemicals bottled up by White House

| April 29, 2008 | 3 Replies
Risk information on the toxicity of commonly used chemicals bottled up by White House

What? The White House is endangering us by withholding information? This is getting to be a familiar story, right? Here’s the typical plot: There’s something going on that poses a serious risk to Americans, and the White House decides to protect big corporations rather than protect the people at risk. This time, the protected industry […]

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Louisiana Passes Bible Science Education Law

| April 29, 2008 | 2 Replies
Louisiana Passes Bible Science Education Law

Yall might could be tiring of my babbling on about Bible study in science classes. But I shall continue. According to this article, Louisiana has, and Florida still may pass amendments to their education codes to give free reign to teachers who choose to use texts other than (and conflicting with) science books to teach […]

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