Why do conservatives think they're smarter than scientists/scholars?

They make ridiculous claims even though they've never studied the subject in depth. "The big bang didn't happen" "Life starts at conception" "Evolution isn't true" "Spanking is good for a child" and so on... Instead, you people think that Jesus just came... show more They make ridiculous claims even though they've never studied the subject in depth.
"The big bang didn't happen"
"Life starts at conception"
"Evolution isn't true"
"Spanking is good for a child"
and so on...

Instead, you people think that Jesus just came down from heaven, snapped his fingers, and everything magically fell into place. Yeah, that makes so much more sense.
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