LETTERS | U.S. a first world country with a third-world mentality

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As modern as they are they still believe in the biblical story of creation. What’s even more surprising is that many Americans hold the weird nation that man was created just 10 000 years ago and the even more b

izarre idea that dinosaurs and man lived together at the same time, despite compelling scientific and archaeological evidence that dinosaurs became extinct long before man set foot on earth. And what about the Great Flood and Noah’s Ark? Were the huge dinosaurs weighing several tons also on it? And if so, why weren’t they saved?

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