Grand Canyon National Park is not permitted to give an official estimate of the geologic age of its principal feature, due to pressure from Bush administration appointees. Despite promising a prompt review of its approval for a book claiming the Grand Canyon was created by Noah’s flood rather than by geologic forces, more than three years later no review has ever been done and the book remains on sale at the park
Who needs to rely on facts and science when you can just will something to be true! I think I’m going to lobby congress to get them to declare McDonald’s to be health food, you know, cause it tastes good, so it MUST be healthy (my gut tells me so).
A senior Vatican cardinal on Tuesday condemned the building of walls between countries to keep out immigrants and said Washington’s plan to build a fence on the U.S.-Mexican border was part of an “inhuman program”.
“Speaking of borders, I must unfortunately say that in a world that greeted the fall of the Berlin Wall with joy, new walls are being built between neighborhood and neighborhood, city and city, nation and nation,” the cardinal said.
Don’t you love it when you can hide away in you walled off country and tell others how they should act? Here’s some advice: Lead by example, asshole.