These kids are doomed from the get-go.

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Comment by Rev. Chris Pagan on June 2, 2011 at 7:01pm
I feel bad for these kids. Seriously this is just wrong, in my opinion, but it is within her rights to teach them these incredibly misguided ideals.
Comment by Sarah on June 2, 2011 at 7:27pm
What I find the worst part is 'Science can't prove anything'. Really? We'll see what science can't prove if you happen to acquire a serious illness someday.
Comment by James on June 2, 2011 at 9:55pm
Simply sickening... Too bad home schooling doesn't have to meet the same requirements or pass the same tests. I feel so bad for these kids, because if they persist in this ignorance their future will be a very scary place.
Comment by Heather Spoonheim on June 2, 2011 at 10:19pm
Personally I think there are 10 kinds of people in the world; those who understand binary, and those who don't.
Comment by Akshay Bist on June 2, 2011 at 10:39pm

@Heather - lol

Comment by Kirsten on June 2, 2011 at 10:45pm

Child abuse... plain and simple...

 

"You love mommy and daddy right? You don't think we're liars, right? Listen to us!"

Comment by Carlos A. Pérez on June 3, 2011 at 12:28am
I'm a Catholic (yes, I got here because I thought it'd be interesting) (If I cross the line, tell me), and even I think this is partly harmful. Evolution is more than just a theory, even Popes have said that!

In my opinion, what people don't seem to understand is that Christianity, in it's very first beginnings, never was a fundamentalist. Yes, it believes in miracles... but in no way has it been a dogma that the earth was made in "seven days".
Comment by Nick Lavalley on June 3, 2011 at 12:32am

Good call Flower.  I watched it anyway and it's just as aggravating as you might think.  It's fine to teach creationism as an alternative to evolution so the kids can see both (I guess it's her right, but I don't agree with it), but to say science doesn't prove anything is flat out ignorant.  I guess expectations shouldn't be all that high for Evagelical Christians though.

 

On another note - a rat tail?  Really?  Didn't those go outta style in the early 90s?

Comment by Ron V on June 3, 2011 at 1:21am

'Science can't prove anything'

 

What one decent microscope might do for these kids.....

 

But I fear their scientific illiteracy will hurt all of us.

Comment by Heather Spoonheim on June 3, 2011 at 6:26am
@Carlos A. Perez - Although the Catholic church no longer opposes evolution, I sure wish they would take a stand on creationism in the science classroom.  Regardless of what you believe, you have to know that faith is not science and has no place in a science curriculum.  There are bills all over the U.S. right now to bring creationism and intelligent design back into science classrooms and I honestly think that would be an incredible disaster for the future of American education and science.

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