The juxtaposition of Nobel Prize season and the revelation of High Octane Crazy in the Republican Party in regards to science is examined by Rachel Maddow:

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  1. #1 Mike Olson
    October 11, 2012

    “Scientific smartness?” How ’bout, “Scientific acumen.” On the other hand, “high octane crazy,” is accurately descriptive of the given speaker.

  2. #2 Jim Thomerson
    October 12, 2012

    A free people get the government they deserve. I think this is, unfortunately, true.

  3. #3 Greg Laden
    October 12, 2012

    Or, one could say that even a dog deserves better than this.

  4. #4 Charles Smarr
    October 12, 2012

    The world is complex enough and subtle enough to challenge the greatest minds since the renaissance to spend a large portion of their lives attempting to understand it and inevitably failing to do more than push back the darkness of ignorance a small amount. These apocalypse loving self serving whores want to turn out the lights and bring on a new dark age that will last forever.

  5. #5 big bubba
    October 16, 2012

    stupid rethuglycans!