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True Earthling Donating Member (373 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-18-11 12:40 PM
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6. The point of the article is that ideologues on BOTH sides interpret facts
evidence and data to conform to their preconceived beliefs and biases. The repubs do not have monopoly of believing only what they WANT to believe... Plenty of company here on DU.
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  -FASCINATING Mother J article: "The Science of Why We Don't Believe Science" JAnthony  Jun-18-11 11:50 AM   #0 
  - Link please  sakabatou   Jun-18-11 11:51 AM   #1 
  - Here:  muriel_volestrangler   Jun-18-11 11:52 AM   #2 
     - Thanks, I don't know why it didn't print here in my  JAnthony   Jun-18-11 12:11 PM   #5 
  - "Knowledge" is contextual. That's what makes it fascinating.  patrice   Jun-18-11 11:55 AM   #3 
  - It's because Fundies are in a state of arrested development  Taverner   Jun-18-11 11:58 AM   #4 
  - The point of the article is that ideologues on BOTH sides interpret facts  True Earthling   Jun-18-11 12:40 PM   #6 
  - At times, yes...but I do think the Fundies take it to a level above and beyond  Taverner   Jun-18-11 01:15 PM   #8 
  - The dems are more rooted in science... repubs are more reliant on ancient books and rumors  True Earthling   Jun-18-11 01:31 PM   #9 
  - I see few people at DU rejecting science on climate, evolution, or  JAnthony   Jun-19-11 06:40 AM   #10 
  - Gotta agree with Earthling  AngryAmish   Jun-18-11 12:42 PM   #7 
  - My sig line....  RagAss   Jun-19-11 06:57 AM   #11 
 

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