November 21, 2012
Obama's Double Standard on Creationism
Mollie Hemmingway, Get Religion
Yesterday I wrote a jeremiad against the media’s curiously inconsistent approach to science. The hook was the media outrage over Sen. Marco Rubio’s comments (in the middle of a fluffy GQ interview about rap music) equivocating on the age of the earth.
I didn’t have a beef with the question so much as the larger media context, where only certain people are asked...