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Left's Newest Inquisition: Deny Your God or Be Declared Unfit

ericynot Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 10:01 AM
Matt, Mollusks, unlike plants living in the atmosphere, get their C-14 from ancient carbonate which has already decayed significantly in C-14 terms. Therefore, they are not suitable for carbon dating. Carbon dating is simply not appropriate to use on everything. That does not mean that carbon dating does not work.
afidelibus Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 1:51 PM
Carbon dating also has nothing to do with calculating the age of the earth. There's way too much uniformed arrogance here.

Let the Blood Games continue.

Only weeks after election 2012 and years before election 2016, in a routine interview, a glossy pop magazine popped Florida Senator Marco Rubio with an oddball question: How old do you think the earth is? Rubio responded a bit clumsily and noncommittally. Smelling blood and opportunity, the wolf pack bared fangs and chased.

Their game is either to force Rubio to affirm a personal belief the earth is 4.5 billion years old—disturbing some of his religious supporters--or to mock and stigmatize him and others who could harbor any delusional...

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