The Empire Strikes Back

The National Academy of Sciences is going on the offensive against “creationists” with a new booklet and book defending evolutionary theory. I think it important to note that they see no “middle ground” between atheistic Darwinian evolution and creationism–even “theistic evolution” (what Michael Behe means by “Intelligent Design”) is dismissed as just another variety of…

The Myths of Oil Price Reporting

You’ve heard the news stories–oil prices rose to $100, and this is said to have been caused by government reports of this or that. Baloney. First, at the time of those first reports, only one lot of oil futures on the New York Mercantile Exchange had traded at that price–one lot out of 204,600 lots…

Faith and Evolution

Pew survey on religion and evolution has no surprises: Evangelicals are more likely to believe in creationism, mainline Protestants and Catholics are more likely to accept evolution. Revelation 14:6-7

Postum is no more

C. W. Post’s grave in Battle Creek says, “The early bird gets the worm.” He was as early bird when he was a patient at Battle Creek Sanitarium, and used that time to learn from John Harvey Kellogg how to make flaked cereals and grain beverages. He gave his name to the latter, which he…