"The consciousness of good intentions disdains ambiguity. I shall not, however, multiply professions on this head. My motives must remain in the depository of my own breast. My arguments will be open to all, and may be judged of by all. They shall at least be offered in a spirit which will not disgrace the cause of truth."
-'Publius' The Federalist No. 1
This consternation over President Bush's statements is quite perplexing; for the very point of understanding ideals and theories is to have your mind exposed to competing ideas.
While refraining from a long tome on economics and political theory; this competition of ideals postulation is instilled at the heart of our capitalistic society and of our federalist system. Yet, with the competing ideas of "Darwinism" and "Intelligent Design," there cannot be a valid source and explanation for a proper, ordered education, it must be an acceptance of the 'superior' over the 'inferior.' This is requisite with our 'Popular Culture.'
Personal feelings aside, what makes the theory of evolution so much more profound that it is the theory to be forced on the minds of the impressionable. This movement is still, as yet, a theory, no less and no more, yet we are to dogmatically accept it as undeniable......
'Political freedom means the absence of coercion of a man by his fellow men.' -Milton Friedman