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|Quote (Glen Davidson @ Mar. 29 2007,11:46)|
|I didn't know where to put this, so picked this as a related forum. †Remember Helphinstine's firing at Sisters, Oregon, for teaching creationism. †His powerpoint presentation is here:|
Not very subtle, and it is doubtful that many children learned critical thinking by it, as Helphinstine claimed was his goal.
Go easy on Helphinstine, given his handicaps and heros. I caught him leaving the library:
Myth: Something that never was true, and always will be.
"The truth will set you free. But not until it is finished with you."
- David Foster Wallace
"Here‚Äôs a clue. Snarky banalities are not a substitute for saying something intelligent. Write that down."
- Barry Arrington