Strolling with a skeptical biochemist
[Hat Tip: Pharyngula
The most damning statistic of all was never mentioned...Teenage Pregnancy Rate:USA: 55.6 NL: 7.7Teenage Abortion Rate:USA: 30.2 NL: 3.9(all figures per 1000 women aged 15-19)I know where I'd prefer my kids to grow up. Of course, maybe having lived there for 2.5 years as a kid biases me.Source: UNICEF (July 2001) (PDF). A league table of teenage births in rich nations. Innocenti Report Card No.3. UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre, Florence. http://www.unicef-irc.org/publications/pdf/repcard3e.pdf.via wikipedia.