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WASHINGTON, April 21 (UPI) -- In a new national poll on America's scientific acumen, more than half of respondents said they were "not too confident" or "not at all confident" that "the universe began 13.8 billion years ago with a big bang."
Now I wonder what is the basis of their opinion/lack of confidence?
The same as everything else when faced with complicated theories.
suggesting more respondents are aware of the science than originally suggested -- they just don't believe the science.
I don't believe. WTF?
It has come to the point where all debate is reduced to belief, that is all well and good when debating about fairies at the bottom of the garden.
What annoys the crap out of me is that it has become the lazy way of getting around having to study and think.
I don't believe the science, yada, yada plus vacuous anecdotal evidence; fairy dust.
Well fuck you then
Show me some bloody data or just admit that you don't know.
3:11 PM PT: Night Night and don't let the bed bugs bite