What is the world coming to? Even zealots like Rick Santorum are moving to the center. Exhibit B:
A leading Republican senator allied with the religious right differed on Thursday with President Bush's support for teaching an alternative to the theory of evolution known as "intelligent design."
Republican Sen. Rick Santorum, a possible 2008 presidential contender who faces a tough re-election fight next year in Pennsylvania, said intelligent design, which is backed by many religious conservatives, lacked scientific credibility and should not be taught in science classes.
Despite all my cynical leanings, I daresay the world might be growing a little more...sane. That can't be it. Just electoral politics. See the entire story on Yahoo here.