Originally Posted by HolyHandgernade
Science is not a viewpoint, science is a process.
Creationism is a belief system, one that often rejects scientific investigation into the validity of claims.
Science, like math and language arts are not viewpoints, they are tools for understanding and creating rational and critical thinking.
Belief systems can be paths towards fields of knowledge not accessed by empirical study, but, creationism is not even that. Creationism is an attempt to validate a particular belief that is expressly unscientific, in other words, pseudo science.
I cannot believe you just suggested science should not be mandatory in school.
"Yes, I know I express ignorant views via an informational and communicative medium that would have been impossible without science, but I think it ought to be optional in school."
Dumb, dumb, dumb.
I wasn't referring to science..dumb dumb dumb
"Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father ... And then will I profess unto them, I never knew you: depart from me, ye that work iniquity."
"If the people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as are the souls of those who live under tyranny." - Thomas Jefferson