West Yet Again

From First Thoughts
On the Discovery Institute website , John G. West gives a three-part response to some things I said on this blog . In the first part he says: “Barr claims that ‘[w]hen scientists say that . . . . Continue Reading »

Re: Emma-ization

From First Thoughts
Stephen Webb’s summary of my argument doesn’t come close to anything I said. It is an absurd caricature. In citing the fact that many religious scientists believe in evolution, I was not . . . . Continue Reading »

Real Genius

From First Thoughts
I would like to second what Spengler says in reply to David Brooks on the subject of genius. It is obvious that Brooks has never met any true geniuses and has no idea what he is talking about on this . . . . Continue Reading »