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For those living in an alternate reality, Conservapedia has an "article" about Answers in Genesis
Andy has yet to admit that the site is biased. He's still pretending it's neutral.

I was trawling through the Conservapedia version of this to see if there was any info worth mentioning (there is none), I found the talk page. Dating back to 2007 it has some interesting insights into the relationship between Conservapedia and the RW Cabal. Nowadays, AmesG would barely get his second comment off before being blocked. Scarlet A.pngpathetic 12:25, 30 September 2009 (UTC)

It was a more tolerant place once CP, it at least use to pretend to hear the other side out. I remember arguing with Andy for hours and him giving me a soft block because he thought I did good work. Those were the days, before Bugler and the return of TK. - π 12:34, 30 September 2009 (UTC)

State of the Nation 2[edit]

Could anyone (with more bandwith than me) give us a precis of this? Found via this. SusanG  ContribsTalk 21:48, 7 March 2010 (UTC)

Will do, but it'll have to wait for the kiddies to go to bed. It's an hour long. I can have a rough one done by 2359 EST. The Foxhole Atheist (talk) 22:06, 7 March 2010 (UTC)
No sweat, its been there a while. Smiley.gif 22:09, 7 March 2010 (UTC) SusanG  ContribsTalk
Good thing. I am only 10 minutes or so into it and I want to puke. So far, it boils down to "Obama said we are no longer a xian nation..." "Blah blah quotemine quotemine quotemine quotemine blargle rargle blaargity GAY MARRIAGE BLAAAAARGH". So let this be notice that I am missing my self-imposed deadline out of journalistic integrity. I am going to need to calm down and sober up before writing a precis on this chunk of shit's words. The Foxhole Atheist (talk) 04:20, 8 March 2010 (UTC)
Just what in the fuck is "Historical" science, how does that differentiate itself from science, and since when were biological sciences and technological sciences mutually exclusive (i.e., one apparently discards the scientific process)? And yes, I am liveblogging this video under the influence. Thank whomever for the pause function. The Foxhole Atheist (talk) 04:31, 8 March 2010 (UTC)

cut well meaning but unedited insertion by my delightful Susan[edit]

State of the nation 2

Following President Obama’s annual “State of the Union” address, biblical apologist Ken Ham will soon offer his “State of the Nation” speech, highlighting how far the U.S. has wandered from its moral foundations, and calling Christians back to their biblical roots.


“Many Christians have been duped into accepting a false idea: that there is a ‘neutral’ position they can take in regard to social issues,” Ham said. “Some Christians even accept the myth that the U.S. Constitution declares that there should be a separation of church and state. They are hesitant to inject Christian beliefs into politics. “God’s Word, however, makes it clear that there is no neutral position,” Ham continued. “God’s people need to unashamedly and uncompromisingly stand on the Bible and its absolute standards. We need to proclaim a Christian worldview and the Gospel, all the while giving answers for the hope we have.”


“We need to learn what we can do to call America back to the only sure foundation—biblical authority,” Ham explained. “We need to stand unashamedly upon God’s Word in the face of a skeptical society and find out how we can do more than just watch our country slip into a moral quagmire.”
Fair use claimed
A video of the "speech" is at the linked site.

This seems to need work before insertion to me. ħumanUser talk:Human 04:08, 8 March 2010 (UTC)

AiG on Facebook[edit] Do I want to subscribe to this or not? On the one hand, it lets me keep tabs on it; you can't just say creationism is silly without listening to what the latest claims are. But on the other hand, I imagine it would kill my sanity pretty quick. Scarlet A.pngpathetic 16:57, 28 July 2010 (UTC)

Dinosaur nonsense on this weird website!!![edit]

In the kids section of Answers in Genesis, it actually says there were only 50 kinds of dinosaurs!Just tell me, exactly how insane are these people?Thedoctor80 (talk) 19:45, 21 October 2010 (UTC)

You might not have the same understanding of the word "kind" as them. WëäŝëïöïďWeaselly.jpgMethinks it is a Weasel 19:52, 21 October 2010 (UTC)

PLUS, HERE IS STUPID A QUOTE: It’s important to remember that these scientists made conclusions about the fossilized footprints based upon their evolutionary beliefs. One scientist even admitted that it was hard to draw conclusions about animals based entirely on their footprints.Creation scientists look at the same fossilized footprints and make vastly different conclusions based upon the Bible, which we know to be true. Thedoctor80 (talk) 19:50, 21 October 2010 (UTC)

Not insane in the slightest. i9 19:48, 21 October 2010 (UTC)
Nor is it wall-bangingly circular... Scarlet A.pngpathetic 14:40, 22 October 2010 (UTC)

The witness of Genesis[edit]

Hi, I'm the kind of person who sees what is missing in arguments. Here's a few observations if anyone is interested. Feel free to use these observations as your own if you like them.

I'm quoting from here: (can someone fix this reference for me?)

1:1 In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.

Ok, who is narrating this story, God? If so, does he normally refer to himself in the third person?

What was God doing before the beginning? When was time created? Where did God come from? Why did God create heaven and earth, was he bored?

1:3 And God said, Let there be light: and there was light. 1:4 And God saw the light, that it was good: and God divided the light from the darkness.

Ok, God has a voice that he uses to command whatever to make stuff for him, and eyes for some reason since he apparently needs light to see in the dark even though he is God and doesn't need them.

And again, who is watching all this, his wife?

It goes on and on, God said, did, made, saw, etc., until...

1:26 And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth.

Now, who is this "us" he is talking to? So God looks like a man? Great, God has a penis.

1:27 So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.

Yeah, yeah, God created a woman to be Adam's friend, cuz God's not a queer, right?

1:28 And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it: and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth.

Basically, God says, "Adam and Eve, if you want more people, make them yourself". I guess God's getting tired of creating, so he gave his people genitalia so he could watch them make more people for him.

Let's see, Adam and Eve had three kids, and two of them had kids. Where did those kids mothers come from if there were only four people on earth?

Ok, I'm tired of this fairy tale. Somebody please take over.

Youjaes (talk) 01:21, 31 March 2017 (UTC)

Cain married his sister. There were no genetics problems at the time. (talk) 18:41, 11 May 2017 (UTC)
Why were there no genetic problems? I've often heard creationists say incest wasn't a problem just after the fall but they never come up with a reason why. Christopher (talk) 20:35, 11 May 2017 (UTC)