For Government, Science Is 'In' Again

Science is back and biblical interpretation is out as the new administration takes over.

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Remember those annoying "who's in" and "who's out" lists that pop up online and in newspapers at the end of each year? This year, there's an uplifting addition to the "in" list. It's science. Science has been banished from the nation's capital these past eight years, as the federal government started basing many important policy decisions on biblical interpretation and personal mores, rather than on real, live science. Well, science is back and biblical interpretation is out as the Obama grown-ups take over. Read on and smile (or weep—depending on your orientation).

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