Because we want stoopid people running our schools?

Via Digby:

Tennessee House OKs bill shielding teachers who doubt evolution, global warming

…Bill supporter Rep. Richard Floyd, R-Chattanooga, said that “since the late ’50s, early ’60s when we let the intellectual bullies hijack our education system, we’ve been on a slippery slope…”

This explains a lot.

Intellect is a terrible thing, especially when it’s used around people without any.