By bringing serious study and research to this field, we can shed light on it and evolve the field to be at least in line with current scientific thought. Beyond that, it would also be possible to expand the theological underpinnings of the theory and discover the rationale behind it. How much better off would we be if we finally cleared away all the religious baggage of Creationism and brought it inline with real science?
Clearing away the religious baggage of creationism would leave nothing. So yes, let's do it!
Incidentally, I find it appalling that you can become a programmer with less training than it takes to become a plumber.
Clearly the Republicans were aiming for the wrong demographic.
My forte is made out of cushions from my mom's couch.
You mean your mom's couche, I think.
Now, I wonder what you can bribe a touchscreen terminal with? Windex?
You could bribe it by touching it, you know, the same way you would a Congressman. "Oh yeah, rub my screen good...'
"The eleventh commandment was `Thou Shalt Compute' or `Thou Shalt Not Compute' -- I forget which." -- Epigrams in Programming, ACM SIGPLAN Sept. 1982