Christianity and evolution

Our most recent post, on a World Magazine contributor’s attempt to “debunk” theistic evolution, sparked such a spirited debate — especially over on Reddit — that I thought it warranted a brief follow-up. And when I say “follow-up,” I mean a CALL TO INTERNET ACTION. That’s right, I’m calling for…

Chances are you know all about the race card, but you may be less familiar with the “faith card.” Generally an evangelical phenomenon, the True Christian™ “plays the faith card” when he or she attempts to bludgeon his or her opponent into submission by the “vastly superior” strength of his…

“Teach the controversy” is an initiative by the Seattle, Wash.-based conservative think tank we affectionately refer to as the Disco Tute, which aims to discredit evolution by discussing the “weaknesses of the theory” in high school science courses. The only problem is that there is no controversy within the scientific…

Studies indicate that rates of facepalming have risen significantly in the vicinity of my desk and computer since the launch of GOE. See here. Nuff said. This work by godofevolution.com is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

“If by saying that man rose from brutality you mean simply that man is physically descended from animals, I have no objection. But it does not follow that the further back you go the more brutal—in the sense of wicked or wretched—you will find man to be.” “For long centuries…