Weekend Edition: 6-7

Interesting Reading in the Interweb Tubes

  • Death Takes No Holiday (“Death, unlike the railroads, publishes no schedule. Untimely is the adjective most often paired with death, but what would constitute a timely death?”)

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American Foolishness of the Week

  • A Gallup poll released this week shows 42 percent of Americans believe in creationism (and that’s actually down from last year)

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Today, the theory of evolution is an accepted fact for everyone but a fundamentalist minority, whose objections are based not on reasoning but on doctrinaire adherence to religious principles.

James Watson, Molecular Biology of the Gene

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