Was the Creationism Debate Worth It?

When Ken Ham first announced that he would be debating Bill Nye, my reaction was something like this:

I couldn’t believe Bill Nye would agree to it. It was an easy PR win for Ham and the Creation Museum. Creationism would be on the same stage as evolution (when it shouldn’t even be in the same country) and that alone was reason enough to say no.

But having watched the debate last night, I’ve come to a slightly different conclusion.

It wasn’t as bad as I thought it would be.

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Science v. Creationism, Special Flintstones Version

(cartoon by Joel Pett)

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The Creation Debate in a Nutshell

If you missed the Bill Nye/Ken Ham debate, you can catch up via our live-blog right here.

In the meantime, here’s an excellent summary:

(via @MacLtoons)

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Liveblogging the Bill Nye vs. Ken Ham Debate

Paul Fidalgo and I will be liveblogging tonight’s debate between Creationist Ken Ham and Bill Nye the Science Guy.

You can watch a livestream of the event right here:

Our commentary is below:

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See, This is Why the Evolution vs. Creationism Debate is a Bad Idea

It leads to headlines like this one on the front page of today’s Cincinnati Enquirer:

Bible! Science! Who will win?

But there are a few problems with that attention-getting text:

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