Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Speaker Ben Stein was rightly 'Expelled'

In the Feb. 7 editorial "An intellectual cocoon," the writer criticized the University of Vermont for agreeing to Ben Stein's withdrawal as a scheduled commencement speaker. The editorial went on to say that "Stein is, you see, guilty of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/14/let_511372.shtml
Letters
An intellectual cocoon

Ben Stein is one of the smartest guys going today...would be fortunate indeed to have someone of Ben Stein's caliber as a commencement speaker...is it to block out great thinkers such as Ben Stein? Where will it end?

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/07/edi_510549.shtml
Editorials
Ask Us: Contest requires audition

...contestant on the game shows on Comedy Central, such as Win Ben Stein's Money? A: If you'd like to match wits and intellect...writer, professor and former presidential speechwriter Ben Stein, call (213) 520-4236. To be a contestant, you must...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/19/met_220846.shtml
Metro
Nixon was true statesman

It was interesting to read Ben Stein's guest column in NewsMax titled "Reminiscences of a Nixon Insider."Remember, most voters were snowed by the hostile press...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-05-28/nixon-was-true-statesman
Men write about their experiences with women

...the date. To get a little money for the impending union, Leitch decided to be a contestant on Comedy Central's "Win Ben Stein's Money." The night before taping, his beloved approached him on the balcony of their apartment and gave him back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/21/art_409440.shtml
Arts
Darwin's theory merely an assumption

...must have evolved; assumption is not sound science! Variety of the species does not prove evolution. I have not seen Ben Stein's film, but I believe it was made not to disprove evolution, but to prove creation -- which it must do effectively...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/20/let_269954.shtml
Letters
How can you reject Intelligent Design?

...develop a human eye by trial and error, let alone a human being. Obviously there are better commencement speakers than Ben Stein. Science means the testability of a hypothesis -- well, until a scientist can bring me a dragonfly he created out of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/20/let_512042.shtml
Letters
Mini reviews

...of the classic children's book. Evans, ends today at Augusta Exchange EXPELLED: NO INTELLIGENCE ALLOWED (PG): Ben Stein investigates the intelligent design vs. evolution debate. Evans FOOL'S GOLD (PG-13): Matthew McConaughey and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/08/mov_198006.shtml
Movies
Mini reviews

...classic children's book. Ends today Evans; begins Friday at Masters EXPELLED: NO INTELLIGENCE ALLOWED (PG): Humorist Ben Stein investigates the debate between "intelligent design" and evolution. Evans FOOL'S GOLD (PG-13): Matthew McConaughey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/15/mov_216092.shtml
Movies
'Cars' can't hide fact that it steals from 'Doc Hollywood'

...as laid-back as Mr. Wilson to voice a character named Lightning McQueen. Vince Vaughn maybe, or Ben Stiller. Even Ben Stein would have sounded speedier. What also sets Cars apart is that it's a Pixar production, under the direction of John...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/08/mov_84478.shtml
Movies