Topic / Creationism

From silly kid to cool sceptic dude

ACE (Accelerated Christian Education) is an American brainwashing programme designed to turn children into biblical literalists, mindless little morons who are taught that if science contradicts the Bible in any way, science is in the wrong. It has infiltrated a great many countries, including the UK. Jonny Scaramanga was a victim of ACE, and – […]

Pastafarians granted right to conduct weddings in NZ

The Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster in New Zealand has officially been granted permission to conduct marriages. The church was created in 2005 to protest the teaching of creationism, and says on its website: With millions, if not thousands, of devout worshippers, the Church of the FSM is widely considered a legitimate religion, even […]

Dawkins blasts US’s creationist politicians

Republican presidential candidates are pandering to the ignorant when they claim to believe in creationism. That’s the view of world-renowned biologist Richard Dawkins, who said in a TV interview yesterday: I believe what they’re doing is they think that they’ve got to say that in order to appeal to their constituency. And if that’s true, […]

Darwin for youngsters

In Engand lessons about evolution designed for kids aged from ten have begun – thanks to the efforts of the British Humanist Association. A new primary national curriculum in English schools was introduced on September 1. For the first time it includes a module on evolution as part of the year six programme of study […]

Nuclear physicist is a hard-core creationist

Through his unconditional support of the biblical account of creation, South African scientist Dr Brandon van der Ventel (inset above) has become a high-profile poster boy for the anti-evolutionist movement. Hop over to Creation.com, and there you will see how militant van der Ventel is in his opposition to evolution: We, as Christians, have a […]

School cancels trip to creation museum

Meet Otis Kline, above. He is President of the Foundation Advancing Creation Truth (FACT) that operates Glendive Dinosaur & Fossil Museum in Montana – and right now he’s probably spitting tacks over the fact that Americans United for Separation of Church and State sabotaged a school trip to his cock-eyed venture. Until recently Lincoln Elementary School […]

The judge, the devil & a bad case of FDS

US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Gregory Scalia, above, 79, has been diagnosed as suffering Faith Derangement Syndome (FDS). Over to Jeffrey Tayler, of Salon to explain more about FDS and why he thinks Scalia is afflicted: Sufferers of faith-derangement syndrome (FDS) exhibit the following symptoms: unshakable belief in the veracity of manifest absurdities detailed in […]

The Times versus the Exclusive Brethren

The Times newspaper has run several reports this month exposing the barmy beliefs of the Exclusive Brethren, a cult that has 17,000 followers in Britain and enjoys charitable tax relief worth up to £13 million a year. Other media are now getting in on the act. Yesterday the Huffington Post reported that schools run by […]

God has another plan for our destruction

The world’s craziest creationist – Ken Ham of Answers In Genesis  – has attempted to allay the fears of his blog readers that a giant asteroid might one day strike Earth and destroy all life. He insisted that they should rest assured that the creator already has another plan in place. Ham, founder of the […]

Darwin was right about Christianity

‘I can indeed hardly see how anyone ought to wish Christianity to be true; for if so the plain language of the text seems to show that the men who do not believe, and this would include my Father, Brother, and almost all my best friends, will be everlastingly punished. And this is a damnable […]