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Judge Jones Discussed at 3quarksdaily

In light of Judge Jones coming to Southern Methodist University today and tomorrow, for what seems to be an unbalanced discussion of ID, I thought I would add some clarity to the affair with these remarks by Nick Smyth  from the blog 3quarksdaily pertaining to Jones’s poor reasoning in his 2005 Kitzmiller decision as to Read More…

Intelligent Design

Grand Movements Of Nature: Evolutionists’ ‘Non-Answer’ To Animal Migration

The NOVA documentary The Incredible Journey Of The Butterflies, which aired on public television earlier this year, details a phenomenon that in recent years has captivated biologists worldwide- the North American Monarch butterfly’s 2500 mile long migration to the Mexican Sierra Madre mountains. Both the sheer scale of the journey and the paucity of models Read More…

Intelligent Design

Darrell Falk’s Misshapen Theology of Evolution

Darrell Falk, one of the key people at Francis Collins’s BioLogos Foundation, has a remarkable piece arguing that Darwinian evolution is the only way to preserve Christian orthodoxy in the face of intelligent design (go here). His line is that a micro-managing designer would be responsible for all the nasty designs we find in biology, Read More…

Design inference

Coffee!! Politician “gets” the design inference

Yes, I know. It’s almost unbelievable, but … Ontario’s premier, Dalton McGuinty did get it, recently. Ontario is a province of Canada that runs a lottery, one that has become a swamp of corruption problems. Basically, if the lottery winners comprise a grossly disproportionate number of people who sell tickets, the “random” stats don’t work any Read More…

Intelligent Design

Simply Not Credible

This thread inspired the following observations. The bottom line is that none of Dawkins’ computer programs have any relevance to biological evolution, because of this in WEASEL1: Target:Text=’METHINKS IT IS LIKE A WEASEL’; and this in WEASEL2: WRITELN(’Type target phrase in capital letters’); READLN(TARGET); which allows the user to enter the “target” phrase. No search Read More…