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Don’t Thank God but Thank a Corporation?


I think Lynn Beisner is quite right to question what people are thinking when they thank God for being spared from harm. But I still think thanking Honda, not God, as she advocates in the Washington Post, is a pretty

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Galileo versus the Environmental Protection Agency


Why the Environmental Protection Agency is not the proper stage for a debate about science. The year was 1616. The year prior, Galileo Galilei’s works on heliocentrism and his Letter to the Grand Duchess Christina, arguing that heliocentrism was not contrary to

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Backing Out of the HIV Story?


A few days ago I pointed out this odd HIV story that claimed a health crisis was brewing. People with HIV are not taking the drugs that claim to slow the disease and stop it from spreading. What was odd

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HIV Health Crisis or Exposure of Scaremongering?

lies people statistics

The news report at the Sun Herald takes the position that this is an HIV health crisis story: “70 percent of Americans with HIV don’t have virus under control.” Seventy percent of Americans who have HIV do not have the

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The FDA Wants You to Have an Eating Disorder

calories in calories out

The FDA is trying to make you obsess over numbers when you eat—a recipe for an eating disorder. Following the sad lead of Michelle Obama, the Food and Drug Administration has decided that encouraging a nationwide starvation diet will make

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Censored Science Is Big Government’s Ideal

gruber meme

Why do you think the Feds prefer censored science data? The Daily Signal headline asks a question: “Why Does Washington Want to Hide Science Data From the Public?” Imagine a teacher asking this in a class where yours truly is

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Yes, Creationists Can Think; Are Scientifically Literate

evolution tree

Secular macro-evolutionists stake a lot of weight on the presumed impossibility that creationists can think. I am amused by the modern Inquisition of the Church of Darwin against heretics who refuse to accept the hallowed and assured Doctrines of Chaos.

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CDC Authority is Not Prophetic

cdc seal

We claim to be intelligent and scientific, so why do we invoke CDC authority? Who died and made the Centers for Disease Control God? When I saw this story about sleep requirements for optimal health and functioning, I didn’t expect

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Report: Purpose in Life Can Make You Stay Smarter

purpose in life

This report I just discovered is fascinating because of what it says about the effect of purpose in life for human health. Science says they can now locate the “genetic markers” that identify which people are likely to develop Alzheimer’s (or

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Abortion to Save the Life of the Mother Not Medically Necessary?


It is almost a platitude that most laws against abortion will have exceptions “to save the life of the mother.” I wrote last week about how Wendy Davis defends abortion because she has to justify her own abortion(s?). This was

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AARP Admits Homosexuality Not Immutable

Eich homosex scapegoat

Is homosexuality not immutable? Robert Gagnon, the faithful Bible scholar recently observed, “I guess homosexual orientation is not immutable like race and gender after all.” He was referring to this article in the AARP magazine’s website, “Can Sexual Preference Change

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No Global Warming for 19 Years So UN Searches for a Cheerleader


No global warming for 19 years. 19 years! But we’re all gonna die… soon. And the ice at the polar cap is gonna melt one of these centuries (instead of becoming huge, as it has this year). Really. Al Gore

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