Refutation of Grade 9 Homeschool Creationist Textbook: Biology PACE 1099

A few months ago, a smart friend of mine in Louisiana sent me several pics of his home school textbooks. Thankfully he is a smart kid who saw through the lies and nonsense in these books, and thankfully he convinced his grandfather that he should not be home schooled with such nonsense and enrolled in a school. (Unfortunately, he cant […]

Continue reading »

Refutation of Grade 9 Homeschool Creationist Textbook: World Geography PACE 1097

A few months ago, a smart friend of mine in Louisiana sent me several pics of his home school textbooks. Thankfully he is a smart kid who saw through the lies and nonsense in these books, and thankfully he convinced his grandfather that he should not be home schooled with such nonsense and enrolled in a school. (Unfortunately, he cant […]

Continue reading »

Refutation of “Evolution: A Fairy Tale for Grownups” – FINAL REPORT CARD

That was quite a drag, reading misquotes after misquotes, sprinkled with the smelly manure of creationist lies and propaganda. After all this, lets calculate how much crap is in this book. For starters, throughout the 101 “Questions” of this book, Comfort provides a total of 272 quotes (some of which have no sources provided to verify their validity).   Fallacy […]

Continue reading »

Refutation of “Evolution: A Fairy Tale for Grownups” – A Vestigial Chapter: Evolution and Morality

Here we have come to the end of the book, where Ray Comfort moves from away from is parade of quote mines and lies about science, now he has moved onto play the Morality Card. Let’s dive in. A Vestigial Chapter: Evolution and Morality Comfort begins by sharing that the magazine Time attempted to explain the mystery of evil. The […]

Continue reading »

Refutation of “Evolution: A Fairy Tale for Grownups” – Questions 91 – 101

  Question 91 True or False question: The fact that the DNA in chimps and in humans is 96 percent similar proves that they have a common ancestor? Comfort answers “False.” He then adds a quote “The DNA in bananas is 50 percent similar to human DNA, but no one would speculate that we are ‘half-bananas.’ Although the field of […]

Continue reading »

Refutation of “Evolution: A Fairy Tale for Grownups” – Questions 81 – 90

  Question 81 What is the name of the amateur geologist who  discovered what was thought to be “the evolutionary find of the century” in a gravel pit near the town of Piltdown, England? Comfort answers “Charles Dawson.” (Source: NOVA, “The Boldest Hoax,” www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/hoax) Does not damage evolutionary theory   In-Depth Comment “For decades, a fossil skull discovered in Piltdown, […]

Continue reading »
1 2 3