Phil Plait reports that the creationist loonies trying to sabotage the science curriculum in Texas have only managed to scrape a 7-7 tie on a vote to incorporate a bogus “strengths and weaknesses” clause into the State’s science teaching standards. Without a vote to carry the amendment, it fails.
Science has scored the narrowest of victories over the most blatant ignorance and stupidity.
They always lose, but they never give up. The battle against this avoidable and self-inflicted damage goes on.