Creationism is much more prominent in the US where it goes hand in hand with the religious right. Here is an example followed by some insight into why this should be the case.
You might know of Sarah Palin because of her inflammatory talk and the reaction against it following the recent Gifford shooting. But she is also a creationist.
So you might not be surprised to hear that if you disagree with her you are doing the work of Satan apparently.