Poor Bill Nye, he’s the science WHITE guy.
And he’s learning the hard way that you can’t win with the party of perpetual victimhood. Especially a white guy, even if you’re one of them.
The so-called March for Science doesn't want Bill Nye to represent them because he's a "white male." https://t.co/9BbsHEON1P
— Ian Miles Cheong (@stillgray) April 3, 2017
“I love Bill Nye,” said Stephani Page, a member of the March’s board, who was critical of what she considered the March’s lack of diversity. “But I do feel comfortable saying to you what I said to the steering committee: He is a white male, and in that way he does represent the status quo of science, of what it is to be a scientist.”
@stillgray my science will be intersectional or it will be bullshit
— Kevin 👐 Glass (@KevinWGlass) April 3, 2017
You'd think it's because he isn't a scientist, but this makes much more sense for the left. https://t.co/6HxxkCQD2M
— TheRoadbeerReturned (@TheRoadbeer) April 3, 2017
— Yes 𝒕𝒉𝒂𝒕 Atwater (@atwater_x) April 3, 2017
When you’re busy trying to be the biggest victim in your group there are bound to be disagreements and temper tantrums.
@stillgray Of course, because white males have made so few contributions to science.
— Richard Treadwell (@rktreadwell) April 3, 2017
— Ed Gallagher (@ejgallagher1) April 3, 2017
@stillgray Plus he's not a scientist.
— Jeff Webb (@Jeff99669) April 3, 2017
All of this being said, the March for Science might want to delete this:
We grew up with Bill Nye!! The whole team is thrilled to welcome you as an honorary co-chair! @BillNye -Lilly
— March for Science (@ScienceTeens) March 31, 2017
And in case they do, here’s the screencap … and someone’s silly reaction: