My cognitive recognition of Ben Stein started with the 1986 movie "Ferris Bueller's Day Off." He played a droning economics teacher with a droll voice. Ben was the author of a commentary about the observance of Christmas that was delivered to my inbox multiple times during the Christmas season – and Snopes confirmed the authenticity of the letter, making this one of the few UL that turned out to be true.
A friend sent a link to his new project, Expelled. The idea is simple – academia encourages the flourish of free thinking, unless you are thinking about Intelligent Design/Creationism. In which case, you suffer the aggression of Neo-Darwanist.
Check it out.