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Left wing zealots

Of Newsweek's Howard Fineman (who must have a serious backache assigning ideological equivalence to every possible issue), Prometheus 6 writes: "There's no such thing as a pro-abortion activist...someone whose goal it is to insure a medical procedure that is safer than a tonsillectomy stays legal (and therefore safe) can't be counted as a zealot. Plus, there are no gay rights. There are gay people, who expect you to acknowledge they have the same rights straight people get by reflex...And the august academicians want science to be science. People who want to change the very definition of science such that answering every test question with 'it might have been a miracle' would give you a perfect score...that's the very definition of zealot." (Prometheus 6)

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