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Author Topic:   Evolution and the seven Christian hypothesis on Creation ought all be taught
SouthDakotaSkeptic
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Message 12 of 100 (690235)
02-11-2013 1:44 AM


Science class is for science. Christian, Jewish, Hindu, and other religious creation myths can be discussed as myth in comparative religion, sociology of culture / religion, or even philosophy classes, but they have about as much relevance to the hard sciences as cake has to running marathons.
* Disclaimer: I'm a clueless sociologist.
Edited by Finn, : clarification

You're entitled to your own opinions, but not your own facts.

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SouthDakotaSkeptic
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Message 15 of 100 (690258)
02-11-2013 10:01 AM
Reply to: Message 13 by saab93f
02-11-2013 5:06 AM


quote:
Hello and welcome from another Finn
The point you made should be blatantly obvious but when intelligence gets replaced with religiousness, the problems ensue.
Terve! I'm actually not from Finland; I'm a native Michigander of multiracial (European / Native American / African / Asian, but not Finnish as far as I know) descent. "Finn" is simply short for Finley . En puhu suomi, olen amerikalainen.
Side note: I should probably spell it "Fin" here to avoid confusion.
On-topic note: Creationism is an absurd religious myth that has no place in any science classroom, regardless of the backgrounds of the students or teachers.
Edited by Finn, : deleting typos
Edited by Finn, : clarification

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Message 19 of 100 (690341)
02-11-2013 11:59 PM
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02-11-2013 10:58 AM


No probs. For what it's worth, I'm a big fan of Saabs .

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