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The Gospel of the Flying Spaghetti Monster Summary
Bobby Henderson (FSM)

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The Gospel of the Flying Spaghetti Monster Summary

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The Gospel of the Flying Spaghetti Monster is a parody that spoofs Intelligent Design (ID) as a pseudo-science. The concept for the book originated from a letter written by the author, Bobby Henderson, in protest of the Kansas State Board of Education's decision to require intelligent design in their school science curricula as an alternative theory to natural evolution. With biting satire, Henderson surmises that evolution and ID can co-exist in the form of the supernatural and that our higher power is in fact a flying spaghetti monster (FSM). Henderson provides humorous and ludicrous scientific evidence to prove this theory. Those who believe in FSM are known as Pastafarians and try as much as possible to live like pirates, whose dwindling numbers have caused global warming. FSM Heaven includes a beer volcano and a stripper club, so the most easily-converted Pastafarians tend to be college men. The tongue-in-cheek...

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