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...anyone on welfare for more than 12 months should lose the right to vote. I HAD A GOOD laugh today. I spotted a vehicle with the bumper sticker Columbia County Democratic Party on it. Is the owner also a member of the Flat Earth Society?

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-10/rants-raves
Liberals love science ? and hypocrisy

...say you can just shut your trap about that, mister, because "we don't have time for a meeting anywhere of the Flat Earth Society." OK, what about global warming? Why haven't global temperatures risen in nearly two decades? Silence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-07-20/liberals-l
It's the climate, stupid

...are simply burying their heads in the sand," Kerry said. "We don't have time for a meeting anywhere of the Flat Earth Society."Kerry's speech, in which he called climate change skeptics "a tiny minority of shoddy scientists" and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-23/its-climate-stupid
Hype and change

...downplaying the seriousness of the threats of global warming."Really? They've got to be kidding. What part of "Flat Earth Society" ? the usual invective hurled at global warming skeptics ? do they think we don't understand?They've predicted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-10-07/hype-and-change
Earth isn't flat

...patience for anyone who denies that this challenge is real," he said. "We don't have time for a meeting of the Flat Earth Society."But there's apparently plenty of time to mock opponents, after nearly five years of inaction on the topic. Suddenly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-07-15/earth-isnt-flat
Bottom line

...temperature.Though President Obama this summer cynically mocked global warming skeptics as "a meeting of the flat-Earth society," a new report called "Climate Change Reconsidered II: Physical Science" says human impact on the climate is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-09-23/bottom-line
Faith doesn't always suspend reason

Letter writer Johnnie Poole ("Cartoon represented flat earth society," Aug. 23) stated, "My point is that faith requires the suspension of human reason, and by doing so, makes possible all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/04/let_142055.shtml
Letters
Science revises theories, while Bible rests upon unchanging truths

...to respond to Johnnie Poole's false remarks about those with "faith-based" religion ("Cartoon represented flat earth society, Aug. 23). "Science" does adapt to new information and changes its text books every five to 10 years because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/26/let_141171.shtml
Letters
Connections made on Meetup.com

...are more than 2,350 subjects, with users suggesting new ones every day. They run the gamut from interest in the Flat Earth Society to the Freemasons. Meetups take place in 604 cities in 45 countries, and the company says it has more than 774...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/11/liv_390540.shtml
Life & style
Defends science by citing old `heresies'

...his statement that the Earth is only 6,000 years old, I would not be at all surprised if he were a member of the Flat Earth Society, or, at the very least, subscribed to the pre-Copernican belief in a geocentric solar system. Please recall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/03/edi_216954.shtml
Editorials