Thursday, 21 July 2011

Exploding the Nuclear Family misconception: long haul ahead - Plague of Mice

In a recent post on Scienceblogs, Pharyngula (aka PZ Meyers) applauded a US politician who called out a representative of a conservative pressure group on his misunderstanding/misrepresentation of the term “nuclear family”. Just for the sheer bloody delight of seeing an elected representative do his job, here’s that magical moment (...)

Sen. Al Franken sounds like my kinda guy. His “I SMACKED DOWN STUPID” T-shirt and matching sock suspenders are in the mail. Unfortunately the same monumental stupidity persists elsewhere. Step forward conservative French politicos Anne Grommerch and HervĂ© Mariton, who recently (13 July 2011) farted out a report entitled “Family” Work Group. The preamble starts (my translation):

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