Talk to Casey Ludkin about the Dover, PA intelligent design trial. The judge concluded that ID was not science and that it could not untangle itself from its religious roots.
Also ask about common descent.
Based on what is going on in Washington with the debt ceiling I would suggest you play "Games people play" by Joe South.
I can’t remember the name of the movie but it starred actress Sally Fields playing a politician who stated a very insightful line “The People believe what we want them to believe.” The idea of Compromising in today’s political world is an excellent example of this.
I thought you'd enjoy this video: When Democrats Negotiate with Republicans (Satire)
If you want my respect then conduct yourself in a manner that deserves it.
Not being candid or misrepresenting the gallons of oil spilled,...I mean,... what all is really going on with the Debt Ceiling shenanigans isn't going to earn my respect. It goes without saying that I trust Robert Reich and Dennis Kucinich more than I trust Barac Oblahblah.
Robert Reich: Wall Street uses Standard & Poors to Force Cuts to Social Programs in Debt Ceiling Crap - Soc Sec$$$
If you think deficit-reduction is being driven by John Boehner or Harry Reid, think again. The biggest driver right now is Standard & Poor's.
All of America's big credit-rating agencies -- Moody's, Fitch, and Standard & Poor's -- have warned they might cut America's credit rating if a deal isn't reached soon to raise the debt ceiling. This isn't surprising. A borrower that won't pay its bills is bound to face a lower credit rating.
Sierra Club: Plea to reign in Timber Companies Running A-Muck