Boy is our educational system fucked up.The Smith-Cotton High School marching band had a pretty good idea for a t-shirt, but parents and the school district’s assistant superintendent nixed them because they promoted religion.
Except they didn’t.
The shirts, worn by the Sedalia, Missouri, band in the Missouri State Fair parade, featured a monkey progressing through evolution en route to becoming human (not quite accurate, I know), with each figure carrying an ever-evolving brass instrument. The theme: Brass Evolutions. The superintendent dude, Brad Pollitt, said the school was required by law to remain neutral on religious matters.
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Wednesday, September 2
Evolution a Religion?
Great post by Newswriter over at A World of Progress.