Why do people assume that all atheists oppose Creationism being taught in US schools?
I'm an atheist and I fully endorse US schools teaching nothing BUT creationism, because I think that such a curriculum would provide our children with the educational advantage needed to acquire solid, well-paying jobs in the future--particularly in the fields of medicine, healthcare and science-- which in turn is beneficial to our economy as a whole. When we consider the future educational and job prospects for our kids, not to mention the social and economic advantages for our country overall, it just makes sense. So why do I always get a bunch of thumbs down when point this out? I thought atheists were supposed to be rational. Thanks in advance.
Asked By: Magpie - 12/30/2012
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
If you advocate teaching a god exists and produced everything from nothing you cann ot be an atheist or even an agnostic but must be a deist... More
Answered By: Nous - 12/31/2012
Additional Answers (8)
"This question about "Why do people assume… " was originally asked on Yahoo! Answers Canada" Nice try, Canada.
Answered By: Dreamstuff Entity - 12/30/2012
You must be joking.
Answered By: Agri-Petro - 12/30/2012
Only if we can teach evolution in Church.
Answered By: punch - 12/30/2012
No atheist endorses A-NY-THING... nevermind creationism. I'm calling bullshit.
Answered By: Epic Asian Ping-Pong player... - 12/30/2012
Because people assume atheists are intelligent. Your question is obviously satiric. :)
Answered By: Future Apple Employee - 12/30/2012
This is so not funny. Makes me want to throw up, then punch a pillow. Thanks a lot.
Answered By: Lady Morgana - 12/30/2012
Troll smarter, not harder. Zvi
Answered By: Zvi - 12/30/2012
I was not aware they didnt.
Answered By: MoorToo - 12/31/2012
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Work At Home Jobs Make $87/HR, Jobs Seen On TV. Jobs Hiring Now
Drive Your Car - Make up to $600 Per Weekend. Work When You Want.
Up to $47/hr Part-Time Job Openings. Free Schedule, No Scam. Start Now
Other Career Questions
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.