Taliban are typically "educated" in madrasas, where the total curriculum is memorizing the Koran. Not reading the Koran, or reading anything at all. Just memorizing the whole book in the oral tradition. So by their standards, they are educated perfectly. Sounds pretty much like Evangelicals, no?

I watched an episode of Young Sheldon the other day. Someone asked his mother if she ever read a book besides The Bible. She said:
"When God writes another book, I'll read it."


We're flying electric helicopters on Mars yet you can't turn on your clothes dryer in Texas. That's because scientists are in charge of Mars, and Republicans are in charge of Texas.