intelligent design is faith, not science. teaching it on euqual footing with science is fraudulent and extremely dangerous to the concept of development children into rational human beings. intelligent design can't be tested, quantified, observed, approved or disapproved, it's just creation with a different name. creation can have a place in places of religious teaching for those willing to believe in it. it should never be even mentioned in regular schools next to science.
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from the article: The absurdity of intelligent design