The Meek Shall Inherit What's Left of the Earth the Mean and Dumb Destroy

For this year's Blog Against Theocracy, I wanted to revisit some infamous remarks by Congressman John Shimkus (R-IL) during a set of March 2009 hearings held by the U.S. House Subcommittee on Energy and Environment: The key remarks are: The earth will end only when God declares its time to be over. Man will not destroy this earth. This earth will not be destroyed by a flood. Shimkus has said