Sep 25, 2013 2:01 PM GMT
ART_DECO said"A politically motivated, decades-long war on expertise has eroded the popular consensus on a wide variety of scientifically validated topics. Everything, from evolution to the origins of climate change, is mistakenly up for grabs again. Scientific certainty is just another thing for two people to "debate" on television. And because comments sections tend to be a grotesque reflection of the media culture surrounding them, the cynical work of undermining bedrock scientific doctrine is now being done beneath our own stories, within a website devoted to championing science."
Thanks, Right Wing and religious fundamentalists, in your continuing war on science and reason. Turning the US into an intellectual Third-World country.