More data, knocking at the door. Recent discoveries suggest that most homo sapiens have a bit of Neanderthal DNA in them.
If there was no Eden, there was no original sin. This isn't actually a problem for most Christians, who interpret these beautiful ideas metaphorically, but for the Fundamentalist Christian-ists currently running the Tea Party, their entire worldview cannot bear to look science in the face.
I note it because they seem to be hijacking America and dragging the rest of us along with them.
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