During the 1980s, we heard a lot about Nancy Reagan’s belief in astrology. As Rep. Steve Stockman, R-Texas, reminds us, however, Democrats are more likely than Republicans to believe astrology is scientific.  Democrats are also less likely to know that the Earth goes around the Sun, and that it takes one year to do so.

Yet, naturally, Republicans are branded as anti-science.

As for incandescent light bulbs, this Twitter user makes a good point:


Bill Maher, anti-vaccination nut, claims Marco Rubio doesn’t believe in science

Alicia Silverstone spouts nonsense about vaccines, pregnancy, and autism

Mia Farrow: Conservatives put kids at risk by being ‘delusional’ and ‘selfish’ anti-vaxxers

Junk social science: White House tweets bogus ‘fact’ about early education spending