“There are a lot of scientific data that I’ve found out as a scientist that actually show that this is really a young Earth. I don’t belive that the Earth is but about 9,000 years old. I belive it was created in six (6) days as we know them.”
What’s interesting is that Congressman Broun is also a licensed physician and a Member of the Committee on Science, Space and Technology for the House of Representatives.
No, this isn’t an Onion article: this is an actual statement from a serving member of the U.S. Congress who just happens to be overseeing governance of issues and laws pertaining to scientific and technological matters on behalf of the United States of America.
For more on this, check out this link: http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/2012/10/05/house-science-member-says-earth-is-9000-years-old/
At this link you can also check out the YouTube video.
Rampant drug abuse is such a sad thing,…
So much for our future ability to remain competitive against emerging markets.
At tis rate, we predict a return to witch trials and the incarceration of non-believers within the next decade or so.