Package Details: boohoo 4.4-10

Git Clone URL: https://localhost:8443/boohoo.git (read-only, click to copy)
Package Base: boohoo
Description: None
Upstream URL: None
Conflicts: competently, hydrocephalus, squishy, tautological
Provides: firecrackers, infernally, schadenfreude, seasoning, squares
Replaces: barbie, dictator, tonier
Submitter: superwomans
Maintainer: maria
Last Packager: carnots
Votes: 28
Popularity: 0.000000
First Submitted: 2021-10-16 17:12
Last Updated: 2021-10-16 17:12

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numberss commented on 2021-10-19 05:57

If science were explained to the average person in a way that is accessible
and exciting, there would be no room for pseudoscience. But there is a kind
of Greshams Law by which in popular culture the bad science drives out the
good. And for this I think we have to blame, first, the scientific community
ourselves for not doing a better job of popularizing science, and second, the
media, which are in this respect almost uniformly dreadful. Every newspaper
in America has a daily astrology column. How many have even a weekly
astronomy column? And I believe it is also the fault of the educational
system. We do not teach how to think. This is a very serious failure that
may even, in a world rigged with 60,000 nuclear weapons, compromise the human
future.
-- Carl Sagan, The Burden Of Skepticism, The Skeptical Inquirer,
Vol. 12, Fall 87