It's hard to pinpoint the most insulting aspects of this obvious propaganda piece from Ben Stein, the eye-drops spokesman, conservative writer and pundit whom most people remember from a bit part in FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF.
Cowritten with Kevin Miller, Stein's film purports to investigate the persecution of an increasing number of scientists, professors and writers who dare to so much as mention the notion "intelligent design": the belief that the natural world is the result of an intelligent cause, i.e. God. They're even being run off campuses on a rail by Darwin-worshipping evolutionary theorists. What's so insulting? Perhaps it's the way the film skews i...