No. 118 (essentialsaltes) wrote,
No. 118

Travel Interruptus

Just some news headlines before I dive back into the travelogue.

The number of USAnians who accept the theory of evolution has declined over the past 20 years, placing us above only Turkey out of the 34 nations studied. On the plus side, the number who reject evolution also declined. The number who are just plain confused has tripled from 7% to 21%.

What happens to Californians who move to Kansas (and put up a rainbow flag)?

Many people quit coming to the restaurant the Knights run inside the 10-room inn they've owned for almost two years. Someone cut down the flag. The Knights put another one up. Recently, someone flung two bricks -- with expletives written on them -- through a front window...

Toto, we're not in California anymore!

Thank heavens the war in Iraq has made my ass safe from Saddam's WMD! The feeling of comfort and safety is so wonderful that I don't even feel the slightest anxiety about this.
Tags: anger, news, science

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