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House committee member rejects evolution, and more

A congressman who sits on the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology dismissed evolution and said that the earth is only 9,000 years old.

House committee member rejects evolutionA congressman who sits on the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology has dismissed “evolution, embryology, and big bang theory” as “lies from the pit of Hell.” Speaking to a church group, Rep. Paul Broun (R-Ga.) said that the earth is only 9,000 years old, and that science keeps people “from understanding that they need a savior.”

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