This May Be the Worst Academic Paper You’ll Ever See… and It Was Published in a Creationist Journal

Suppose you had to write an academic paper and you had no idea what you were talking about. And on top of that, you had to relate everything back to the Bible.

What would you do? You’d probably use a lot of big words. And then you’d break out a thesaurus and turn every short sentence into a long meandering paragraph.

In other words, you’d do what Callie Joubert (below) did for his recent paper published in the (Creationist) Answers Research Journal:

Just check out these excerpts from a paper that is so hilarious and verbose and laughable and loquacious and garrulous, it cites Ken Ham as a source when it isn’t repeating itself repeatedly (see what I did there?):

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Creationist: If Evolution is True, Is Rape Wrong?

In a Creation Today clip posted online yesterday, Creationist Darek Isaacs explained that if evolution was true, then rape must not be such a bad thing:



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Cosmos Now Available on Blu-ray

The final episode aired over the weekend and the Blu-ray version of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey is available starting today:

What’s that? All done with your holiday shopping? You’re welcome.

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How Does This Evangelical Scientist Convince Christians to Accept Climate Change?

Over the weekend, NPR’s Rachel Martin had a fascinating interview with Katharine Hayhoe, an evangelical Christian who is trying to convince other conservatives that human-induced climate change is a real problem that they need to be concerned with… and not just God huggin’ us closer:



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Science Is a Way to Keep from Fooling Ourselves… and Each Other

Science is a way to keep from fooling ourselves... and each other

… and with that, the 13-episode Cosmos reboot came to an end last night.

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