Capri Cafaro: Part of it is the rub is that Bill Nye is actually an engineer; he’s not really a science guy. But apparently the folks that are organizing this march got in a little bit of a kerfuffle because they were very concerned that they were projecting this image of stereotypes that only scientists — the only scientists that are out there are white guys. So what did they do? They decided that they were going to bring in two other women of color to flank the non-science Bill science (sic) the Science Guy.
Tucker Carlson: So what they’re really saying is, they hate white men more than they hate global warming.
– Fox News pundit Tucker Carlson, April 3, 2017, discussing a women’s march for science
Here’s Why There Ought to Be a Cap on Women Studying Science and Maths: Women drop out of science and maths in alarming numbers, not because there are sinister and mysterious patriarchal forces at play, but because they either can’t cut it in highly competitive environments or they simply change their minds about what they want from life.
– Conservative Milo Yiannopoulos, June 15, 2015
It’s really cold outside, they are calling it a major freeze, weeks ahead of normal. Man, we could use a big fat dose of global warming!
– President Donald J. Trump, October, 2015
I’m not sure how I feel about segregation, personally.
– Conservative Milo Yyiannopoulos, June, 2015, on segregating men and women in the sciences
Time for a quick reality check. Despite the hysteria from the political class and the media, smoking doesn’t kill. In fact, 2 out of every three smokers does not die from a smoking related illness and 9 out of ten smokers do not contract lung cancer.
– Vice President Mike Pence, 2000
I am totally in favor of vaccines. But I want smaller doses over a longer period of time. Same exact amount, but you take this little beautiful baby, and you pump–I mean, it looks just like it’s meant for a horse, not for a child, and we’ve had so many instances, people that work for me. … [in which] a child, a beautiful child went to have the vaccine, and came back and a week later had a tremendous fever, got very, very sick, now is autistic.
– President Donald J. Trump, September, 2015 (to health professionals, this is an anti-vax stance)
The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive.
– President Donald J. Trump, November 6, 2012