Some of the weirder parts of the GOP prefer ignorance to science. Check the link that follows: The Republican Party Assault on Science.
William Srstka found an interesting link on failures and likely more failures in trying to turn money grubbing ideologue religionists into armies favorable to the US.
The article is interesting and worth reading from top through the comments...some of which make sense and some which don't.
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