Feathered Dinosaurs and Fundamentalists
I went to the library with my four-year old today and noticed a book on feathered dinosaurs. It was in the Kid Section but I checked it out for myself (great thing about having kids--if I'd gone in alone, I'd be talking to a cop about now).
There were dozens of books about dinosaurs and none that I saw even presented "Intelligent Design" or Creationism. This is a fairly conservative area(I passed a number of "Bush" and "10 Commandment" yard signs on the way) but there wasn't even an attempt to counter evolution. I wonder if Fundamentalist parents let their kids read about dinosaurs. Or is that the first step towards a "Science is Bad" mentality?