Scopes Trial

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Name: Scopes Trial
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

C.J. Marshall: Signfica: What price, censorship?

Back in my college days, I got my first taste of what it was like to have someone demand a book be removed from a class.I was going to the Williamsport Area Community College (now Penn College of Technology) at the time and was taking a literature course. ... [Published Daily and Sunday Review - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Raleigh Slawson: 1914-2014; Northwood man was witness to history

Published: Sunday, 9/14/2014 - Updated: 12 seconds agoBY MARK ZABORNEYBLADE STAFF WRITERRaleigh A. Slawson, who worked in transportation and technology and who told epic stories as a witness to the last century, died Aug. 31 in St. Luke’s Hospital, Maumee. ... [Published Toledoblade.com - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Playhouse returns to Dayton for new performances

MainStreet Dayton and The Scopes Festival bring Cumberland County Playhouse’s [CCP] productions of “Smoke on the Mountain” and “A Sanders Family Christmas” to the historic Scopes Trial courtroom at Rhea County Courthouse this September and November.“Smoke ... [Published Rhea County Online - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Dayton Herald in 1933

Many people have heard the question, “What is black and white and read all over?” The answer is the newspaper, and Rhea County has had some type of newspaper since its beginning. I happened to find a number of articles from the 1933 Dayton Herald in some ... [Published Rhea County Online - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Smoke, Sanders to visit Dayton

MainStreet Dayton and The Scopes Festival bring Cumberland County Playhouse’s productions of Smoke on the Mountain and A Sanders Family Christmas to the historic Scopes Trial Courtroom of Rhea County Courthouse this September and November. Smoke on the ... [Published Crossville Chronicle - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Cumberland County Playhouse's 'SMOKE,' and 'SANDERS' Coming to Dayton this Fall

MainStreet Dayton and The Scopes Festival bring Cumberland County Playhouse's productions of Smoke on the Mountain and A Sanders Family Christmas to the historic Scopes Trial Courtroom of Rhea County Courthouse this September and November. Smoke on the ... [Published Broadway World - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Our Campus: Irving K. Barber Learning Centre is one of UBC’s most historic buildings

The historic centre of Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. Photo Mackenzie Walker / The UbysseyIt’s one of UBC’s most identifiable and striking buildings. It’s been featured in movies and TV series, and is a second home to thousands of students during finals ... [Published University of British Columbia Ubyssey - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Christian Conservatives Ponder A ‘Babylonian Exile' To Save Their Faith

(RNS) From the moment they set foot on North American soil, the Puritans who came to the continent viewed their “errand into the wilderness” through a biblical lens, seeing themselves as modern-day Israelites building a New Jerusalem in the New World ... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

The Idle American: Salt Back in Season?... (Columns)

Among my mental gaps are some ludicrous misunderstandings about salt. Generally, I’ve been “buffaloed” about its origin, as well as the subtlety of Morton Salt’s 100-year-old ad. Still, I’ve “soldiered on.”During elementary school, our teacher asked if ... [Published Mason County News - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

The God Particle

E arlier this year, one of America’s most beloved advocates of science—the bow-tied man many millennials fondly remember as Bill Nye “the Science Guy” (which was also the name of his mid-’90s children’s show)—visited one of evangelicalism’s most polarizing ... [Published Relevant Magazine - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

America’s Christian conservatives ponder a ‘Babylonian’ exile

From the moment they set foot on North American soil, the Puritans who came to the continent viewed their “errand into the wilderness” through a biblical lens, seeing themselves as modern Israelites building a New Jerusalem in the New World.But the culture ... [Published KansasCity.com - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Neil deGrasse Tyson Is a Nice Man

When I first encountered Neil deGrasse Tyson, I thought, "What a nice man." He was on the TV screens at New York's Hayden Planetarium, where he's director, urging us to behold the wonder of — to use the biblical term — the heavens.That impression only ... [Published Creators.Com - Aug 13 2014]

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...One section contained John F Kennedy's inauguration address, the one in which he made his famous statement "Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country." There was even "The Declaration of Independence," the document most Americans consider to be the greatest piece of writing this country has ever pro...
...church similar to Mount Pleasant, and the authors take us on a nostalgic trip “back home” – and a visit with a family of unforgettable characters. "We hope this is just the beginning of Playhouse shows in Dayton." said Crabtree, with Festival Chair Tom Davis agreeing
...Cooke conjures up a link so flimsy it would have been laughed out of court at the Scopes Monkey Trial. Tyson, he states, can be "pointed to as the sort of person who wouldn't vote for Ted Cruz."
Kilmeade: Jamestown Colonists Didn't Say "Let's Not Bother The Indians, Let's Not Even Make A Fire ... Until We Solve This Global Warming Crisis"

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C.J. Marshall: Signfica: What price, censorship? [Published Daily and Sunday Review - Sep 14 2014]
Raleigh Slawson: 1914-2014; Northwood man was w... [Published Toledoblade.com - Sep 14 2014]
Playhouse returns to Dayton for new performances [Published Rhea County Online - Sep 13 2014]
Dayton Herald in 1933 [Published Rhea County Online - Sep 12 2014]
Smoke, Sanders to visit Dayton [Published Crossville Chronicle - Sep 11 2014]
Cumberland County Playhouse's 'SMOKE,' and 'SAN... [Published Broadway World - Sep 09 2014]
Our Campus: Irving K. Barber Learning Centre is... [Published University of British Columbia Ubyssey - Sep 02 2014]
Christian Conservatives Ponder A ‘Babylonian Ex... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 31 2014]
The Idle American: Salt Back in Season?... (Col... [Published Mason County News - Aug 29 2014]
The God Particle [Published Relevant Magazine - Aug 27 2014]
America’s Christian conservatives ponder a ‘Bab... [Published KansasCity.com - Aug 24 2014]
America’s Christian conservatives ponder a ‘Bab... [Published Religion News Service - Aug 18 2014]
A Brief History of Wingnuts in America [Published Daily Beast - Aug 17 2014]
Neil deGrasse Tyson Is a Nice Man [Published Creators.Com - Aug 13 2014]
'Green News Report' - July 1, 2014 [Published The BRAD BLOG - Jul 01 2014]
A counter to scientific denialism: ASAP Science... [Published The Moderate Voice - Jun 14 2014]
The Trial That Saved A Town [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jun 08 2014]
Fired HGTV hosts, Benham Bros., say evolution i... [Published AMERICAblog News - May 21 2014]
You Can’t Make This Stuff Up [Published Balloon Juice - May 21 2014]
Big Creationist Fight Breaks Out At Christian C... [Published Wonkette - May 20 2014]
Bigot Twins: Satan Overturned The Guilty Verdic... [Published Wonkette - May 20 2014]
Illiberal Liberalism [Published Policy Review - Apr 09 2014]
From Monkeys to Nuclear Energy in Rhea County [Published NEI Nuclear Notes - Apr 08 2014]
Bryan College could lose faculty over creationism [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Apr 05 2014]
LEES: Mandela a pure example of greatness [Published Norristown Times Herald - Dec 11 2013]
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'Green News Report' - July 1, 2014 [Published The BRAD BLOG - Jul 01 2014]
  IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Big Coal baron says Obama's 'evil', attacks wildly popular new EPA emissions standards; CNBC busted seeking climate change deniers; PLUS: Acting on climate and clean energy would boost global ...
A counter to scientific denialism: ASAP Science... [Published The Moderate Voice - Jun 14 2014]
Science, technology, engineering and math , aka STEM, are key areas of knowledge for the 21st century. Heck, they were key in the 20th century, too! Remember JFK and the moon challenge as well as his tribute to science on the 100th anniversary of ...
The Trial That Saved A Town [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jun 08 2014]
Rachel Maddux visits Dayton, Tennessee, to check out the town’s annual Scopes Festival , which celebrates the famous trial over the teaching of evolution in public schools that took place there. She finds that the episode just wasn’t about religion: ...
Fired HGTV hosts, Benham Bros., say evolution i... [Published AMERICAblog News - May 21 2014]
In the “HGTV is thanking their lucky stars” category, religious right wondertwins Jason and David Benham, sons of anti-abortion firebrand Flip Benham, wrote on their blog earlier this month that evolution is “Satan’s toheld” in America’s schools. ...
You Can’t Make This Stuff Up [Published Balloon Juice - May 21 2014]
The New York Times reports today about a fundamentalist Christian college courting controversy from within by changing the statement of belief its faculty must sign.  Here’s the nub of the matter for Bryan College — named for Scopes Trial/Cross of ...
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