Carl Hiaason (!) weighs in on the FL schools mess:
Our reputation for flakiness is at stake
Posted on Sun, Feb. 17, 2008
By CARL HIAASEN
In a move that could endanger Florida's flaky backwater reputation, the state Board of Education is poised to endorse the teaching of evolution as a science.
This is a dangerous idea -- not the presentation of Darwinism in schools, but the presentation of Florida as a place of progressive scientific thought.
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