Daily Archives: October 7, 2009

Don’t Be Such a Scientist

Review by John C. Snider © 2009 Science is controversial, whether we like it or not.  The nature of science is churn: old ideas are replaced by newer, better ideas; everything “known” is contingent, accepted only as long as new … Continue reading

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Neumanns get light sentence for murder of daughter

Well, I have to admit I did not see this one coming; although, in hindsight maybe I should have.  Dale and Leilani Neumann, the Wisconsin couple who decided they’re rather pray over their diabetic daughter rather than pay for medical … Continue reading

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North Georgia craziness

A couple of incidents close to home have come to my attention.  Most recently, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported on an incident at Berry College (in the north Georgia city of Rome), where junior Nathan Mallory claimed to have exorcised a … Continue reading

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