Thoughts on the Bill Nye vs. Ken Ham Creationism Debate

Last night, Bill Nye the Science Guy and Ken Ham the Creation Man debated the question, “Is creationism a viable model of origins in today’s modern scientific era?” I was happy the “great creationism debate” happened, but I have mixed feelings about how it turned out.1 First, it wasn’t really much of a debate. Both sides had important points to emphasize and ideas to Read more […]Disclaimer: The following article is long, and it contains lots of references to philosophical concepts. Sorry. [↩]

Mother-Daughter Cosmetic Surgery On The Rise

I normally write about political issues, but today, I’m doing something different. Culture effects our politics and politics effects our culture. Most often, these two things are intertwined without our knowledge; one impacting the other in unseen ways. However, a bad cultural trend is certainly a harbinger of things to come. A new trend is on the rise that I find highly disturbing. This trend is familial plastic surgery. According to an article on CBS 11 News in Dallas Texas, it is becoming increasingly Read more […]