1 From Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard
2 From The Ascent of Man by Jacob Bronowski
3 From The First Three Minutes by Steven Weinberg
4 From Dinosaur in a Haystack by Stephen Jay Gould
5 Carl Sagan, from “Skies of Other Worlds, in Parade, 05/01/88
6 From The God Particle by Leon Lederman and Dick Teresi
7 From Black Holes by John G. Taylor
8 From Stephen Hawking: Quest for a Theory of Everything by Kitty Ferguson
9 From Blueprints by Maitland Edey and Don Johanson
10 From The Blind Watchmaker by Richard Dawkins
11 From “Calvin and Hobbes” by Bill Watterson, in San Antonio Express-News, 11/26/95 (ellipsis and boldface Watterson’s)
12 William Butler Yeats, quoted by John Allen Paulos in A Mathematician Reads the Newspaper
13 From The Fire in the Equations: Science, Religion, and the Search for God by Kitty Ferguson
14 From Full House by Stephen Jay Gould
15 Carl Sagan in Contact
16
From letter to the editor from Ralph Davis in Florida Times-Union, 02/20/88
17 Letter to the editor from Rev. Rick Oberheide in Newsweek, 12/19/94
18 From A Mathematician Reads the Newspaper by John Allen Paulos
19 From “Religious right trying to take over tolerance,” column by Ellen Goodman in San Antonio Express-News, 07/28(?)/98
20 From “America, a Christian nation..... Not!,” article by Ron Aaron in San Antonio Northside Recorder-Times, 09/12/96
21 From Science, Numbers, and I by Isaac Asimov
22 From “Fresh Voices” in Parade (San Antonio Express-News), 06/11/95
23 seen on a bumper sticker by Cecile Richards and quoted in “Texas Freedom Network takes on Christian right,” edited by Maury Maverick, in San Antonio Express-News, 12/07/97
24 From “Joe Bob’s America” by Joe Bob Briggs in San Antonio Current, 10/07/93
25 From Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins
26 Victor Hugo, quoted by L.M. Boyd in San Antonio Express- News, 09/26/94
27 From “Diversifiers play oppressors’ game,” column by Mike Greenberg in San Antonio Express-News, 09/18/94
28 From “Having a good day,” column by Joe Bob Briggs in San Antonio Current, 07/17-23/97 (Italics Briggs’s. Ellipses mine.)
29 From “One racism charge without foundation,” column by Dan Cook in San Antonio Express-News, 12/11/94
30 From “Smarts don’t come in colors,” column by Cary Clack in San Antonio “Express-News, 01/23/00
31 Nick Rossi, letter to the editor, San Antonio Express-News, 01/04/01
32 From “How Liberals Lost Their Virtue Over Race” by Shelby Steele in Newsweek, 01/09/95
33 Dr. Joyce Brothers, in San Antonio Express-News, 11/26/97
34 From “Sexual Separatism” by Diana Trilling in Newsweek, 06/06/94
35 From Sports in America by James A. Michener
36 From “Target: Men” by Delia M. Rios in San Antonio Express- News, 09/05/93
37 From “Let’s stop sending boys ‘die hard’ message,” column by Kathleen Parker in San Antonio Express-News, 08/26/99
38 George Toomer in Dallas Morning News
39 Albert Einstein in Einstein in America by Jamie Sayen
40 Albert Einstein, paraphrasing Jacques Loeb, in Einstein in America by Jamie Sayen
41 Jamie Sayen, Einstein in America
42 Jamie Sayen, Einstein in America
43 From A Path Where No Man Thought by Carl Sagan and Richard Turco
44 Jamie Sayen, Einstein in America
45 From The Fragile Species by Lewis Thomas
46 From The Blind Watchmaker by Richard Dawkins
47 From Thus Spoke Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche
48 From Dinosaur in a Haystack by Stephen Jay Gould
49 From The Fire in the Equations: Science, Religion, and the Search for God by Kitty Ferguson
50 From Half Asleep in Frog Pajamas by Tom Robbins
51 From Full House by Stephen Jay Gould
52 From The Fragile Species by Lewis Thomas
53 From The Fragile Species by Lewis Thomas
54 From Full House by Stephen Jay Gould
55 From Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard
56 From Half Asleep in Frog Pajamas by Tom Robbins
57 From The Blind Watchmaker by Richard Dawkins
58 From Science, Numbers, and I by Isaac Asimov
59 From Innumeracy by John Allen Paulos
60 From Innumeracy by John Allen Paulos
61 From “What TV Could Do For America,” article by Carl Sagan in Parade, 06/04/95 (in San Antonio Express-News)
62 Doyne Farmer (paraphrased) in Complexity by M. Mitchell Waldrop
63 From Dinosaur in a Haystack by Stephen Jay Gould
64 From A Mathematician Reads the Newspaper by John Allen Paulos
65 Edward Fallis, letter to the editor, San Antonio Express-News, 06/18/00
66 From “Education must take place outside schools,” article by Charles Slater, superintendent of Alamo Heights (TX) School District, in San Antonio Light, 06/14/91
67 From Catching the Light by Arthur Zajonc
68 Letter to the editor from Helen Giambruni in Newsweek, 09/05/94
69 Jamie Sayen, Einstein in America
70 Electra the dog, “Cathy” comic strip by Cathy Guisewite, 01/14/01
71 From Pieces of My Mind by Andrew A. Rooney
72 From “When America Lost Its Innocence—Maybe” (review of the film Quiz Show) by David Ansen, The Arts, Newsweek, 09/19/94
73 From Sports in America by James A. Michener
74 From Arts and the Man by Irwin Edman
75 From “Arts outreach: Hardly a dent,” column by Mike Greenberg in San Antonio Express-News, 07/09/95
76 From Stravinsky: Chronicle of a Friendship by Robert Craft
77 Hugh Fraser, reviewer for the Hamilton (Ontario) Spectator, quoted by Murray Ginsberg in “Canadian Scene,” from International Musician, October 1994
78 From The Maestro Myth by Norman Lebrecht
79 Igor Stravinsky, quoted in Stravinsky: Chronicle of a Friendship by Robert Craft
80 From Eight Little Piggies by Stephen Jay Gould
81 From The History of Pi by Petr Beckmann
82 Winston Churchill, quoted in “Dear Abby,” San Antonio Express-News, 09/26/94
83 From The God Particle by Leon Lederman and Dick Teresi
84 From Mind Tools by Rudy Rucker
85 From Innumeracy by John Allen Paulos (ellipsis Paulos’s)
86 From The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul by Douglas Adams
87 Ann Landers
88 Bob Mackie, designer, quoted by Marian Christy in San Antonio Light, 01/14/90
89 From The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul by Douglas Adams
90 Gustav Mahler, quoted by Natalie Bauer-Lechner in Recollections of Gustav Mahler
91 From Xenocide by Orson Scott Card
92 From Dinosaur in a Haystack by Stephen Jay Gould
93 From The Fragile Species by Lewis Thomas
94 From Science, Numbers, and I by Isaac Asimov


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