Al Gore Scareth the Little Children
From Eugene Robinson’s WaPo chat today:
Silver Spring, Md.: I think Copernicus, Galileo and the modern astronomy community are all wrong about the sun-centered solar system. I don’t have any data, or any particular expertise in the field. All I know is that it bothers me to have people saying we orbit the sun, when I can clearly see it moving across the sky. Plus it is scaring the children to hear people talk about it. Could you tell me how to get an pp-ed piece published at The Post? I hear they have no standards for this anymore. Thank you!
Eugene Robinson: I think there must be a Bush administration science panel that has a spot for you!
Never occurred to me that Emily Yoffe’s Op-Ed might have been an audition. The supreme stupid should, I suppose, have been a tip-off.
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