Daily Archives: October 20, 2005
What is Science Fiction Anyway?
Posted on October 20, 2005 40 Comments
Having the monstrous ego that I do, I’ve been watching the Rough Guide to Sci-Fi Movies Canon meme go through the blogosphere, and also reading comments people have been making about the selections for the Canon, and their own choices for addition to or subtraction from the Canon. One of the major complaints I see […]
Suffering the Idiots
Posted on October 20, 2005 60 Comments
You know, when Michael Behe, the star witness for Intelligent Design at the Pennsylvania evolution trial, admits on the stand that the only way that ID can be considered a scientific theory is to change the definition of "theory" to such a lax standard that even astrology would qualify as a scientific theory, isn’t it […]
Whatever Everyone Else is Saying