Also about important and science-9It's more important to the general populace to have knowledge of sports, pop-culture ad nauseum than science, philosophy and politics – Amirite?
Also about important and science+378All subjects in school are important! Math can be used for architecture, measurements, and countless other things. Science is important so we know how our world works. History is important so we don't repeat previous mistakes (such as Hitler). Learning symbolism in literature is important for...for, um...uhhhh...okay, you got me, amirite?
Also about important and science-221Pluto is not a planet. Science is a bit more important than appeasing a bunch of 90s kids, amirite?
Also about important+83Reading books and having tests/quizzes in English class is important, like understanding important events and reading helps your brain, but how is knowing about the actual books going to help me or anyone in everyday life? amirite?
Also about important and science+55Aside from the peculiarity in the fact objections only arise once it contradicts their religious belief, it doesn't make sense for someone of faith to all of the sudden become staunchly analytic of science and its findings. Say they do find the specific evidence for a scientific theory not to be compelling and even poor evidence altogether; previously, faith was a great virtue. So, it's ironic the skeptics they then become. It's important to discuss, then: Why the double standard? amirite?
Also about important and science-44“A primary object should be the education of our youth in the science of government. In a republic, what species of knowledge can be equally important? And what duty more pressing than communicating it to those who are to be the future guardians of the liberties of the country?”
― George Washington, amirite?