As we all know, Bible-believing Christians are Appalachian fundies who can’t think for themselves, but do whatever the preacher man a-tells them.
This stands in stark contrast to the enlightened community of Darwinians.
Or does it…
Apparently, Mary Lou Mendum believes that the Darwinian faithful need a lot of coaching on how to talk proper and respectable and project the right image in p-oh-lite society.
I especially liked #7 in her cheat sheet for the evolutionary lumpen.
National Center for Science Education
Defending the Teaching of Evolution in the Public Schools
10 Tips for Writing Letters to the Editor
by Mary Lou Mendum
7. If you have credentials, mention them. Few creationists writing letters to local newspapers have any scientific training. If you have earned a degree or done research in a relevant scientific field, you are automatically more credible than a person who has not. If you are affiliated with a university, use your departmental address. Most newspapers will print such information under your name, and that is far more impressive to readers than the usual home town.