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Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Listen live to Texas hearing on proposed science standards -- discussion of "weaknesses" language regarding evolution

Link is HERE.

The URL is --


Public testifies in the morning, 8:30 - 12:30 CST

Experts testify in afternoon.

Live-blogging of the meeting is at the following sites --

Texas Freedom Network

Thoughts from Kansas



Anonymous Michael said...

Thanks for the link Larry,

I was able to listen to some of the testimony live! I heard some good testimonies in favor of strengths and weakness. I missed the opposing views but oh well...I seen plenty of it in writing...

Thursday, January 22, 2009 12:25:00 AM  
Blogger Larry Fafarman said...

You might try the same link tomorrow and maybe Friday -- the board will probably have some discussions before taking votes.

Also, if you have broadband, you can go to the meetings' archived audio files after they are posted here.

With my dial-up modem connection, I am unable to listen to the archived audio files continuously.

Also, you might want to check out the above websites that live-blogged the Wednesday meeting.

As I said, I prefer "strengths and criticisms" to "strengths and weaknesses."

Thursday, January 22, 2009 12:44:00 AM  

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