Seattlepi.com reports that following a complaint about showing Al Gore's "An Inconvenient Truth" in classes from a parent who supports teaching creationism in schools, the Federal Way School Board has decided on a moratorium of showing the global-warming film. Frosty Hardison, father of seven, says that "Condoms don't belong in school, and neither does Al Gore. He's not a school teacher." Hardison's eMail to the board prompted the board to propose the moratorium on Tuesday. Now, if teachers want to show the film in their classrooms, they must ensure that a "credible, legitimate opposing viewpoint will be presented."...

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