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MY NOMINEE FOR THE SUPREME COURT by Perry Mann

MY NOMINEE FOR THE SUPREME COURT My nominee for Supreme Court of these United States is a Bush appointed church-going, Christian Republican: U. S. District Court Judge John E. Jones III. For one just to read and hear the enunciation … Continue reading

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PREACHERS HAVE A VESTED INTEREST IN CREATIONISM by Perry Mann

PREACHERS HAVE A VESTED INTEREST IN CREATIONISM I have read that the Catholic Church has conceded that the earth is not the center of the universe and after four centuries has apologized for burning Giordano Bruno, a Dominican monk, at … Continue reading

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THE LAST ILLUSION by Perry Mann

THE LAST ILLUSION “A dualist acknowledges a fundamental distinction between matter and mind. A monist, by contrast, believes mind is a manifestation of matter…and cannot exist apart from matter.” From “The God Delusion” by Richard Dawkins. My mother, like her … Continue reading

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Creationists Already Know The Answer

A former student wrote on facebook that “After all he[god] created everything and he can do whatever he wants.” And I replied sounds like god as dictator, not a loving god. And if god created everything then hell was created … Continue reading

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Creationists Already Know The Answer

Creationists already know the answer In 1997 I wrote an op-ed about evolution and creationism that was published in the Charleston Gazette. Here it is with slight editing: Dear Editor At Duval High School in Lincoln County, I teach chemistry … Continue reading

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I wrote this for the: The Charleston Gazette March 2, 1997           At Duval High School in Lincoln County, I teach chemistry and physics. Next year we may not be offering genetics at Duval unless creationism, as a science, is … Continue reading

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