If you heard this on the TV, would you sit and think, interesting Opinions?
“The facts are simple,” says Charles K. Johnson, president of the International Flat Earth Research Society. “The earth is flat.”
“Nobody knows anything about the true shape of the world,” he contends. “The known, inhabited world is flat.
the stars are about as far as San Francisco is from Boston.”
As shown in a map published by Johnson, the known world is as circular and as flat as a phonograph record. The North Pole is at the center.
Or if you heard this loudly stated Opinion, would you think, “Well, They have a Right to their Opinions”
Mr. Johnson, who called himself the last iconoclast, regarded scientists as witch doctors pulling off a gigantic hoax so as to replace religion with science. He based his own ideas on the Old Testament references to a flat earth