Tag: controversy

Santa Drinks Fanta!

Santa Drinks Fanta - Teach The Controversy! A while back, someone asked me why 'Santa' as an imaginary friend was OK, but the various religious invisible super-friends weren't. Obviously, it's bound up with how human children learn to differentiate virtual models from real models, so in mental modelling terms, you'd expect kids (especially those with ...

Creationists: Teach the Dishonesty!

Creationists are a strange bunch. Recently, they've been trying hard to make everyone believe there's a controversy os some sort going on. That there's some kind of debate revolving around whether the universe arose as per their creationist fairy tale, or as per the Big Bang theory. "Teach The Controversy!" they cry, as they attempt ...