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Tuesday, June 14, 2005

Granny Was a Monkey

In tonight's exciting episode of What's the Big IDea? we have a 'Fair and Balanced' follow up to a previous article.

Of course, stupid designs in nature far outnumber the miraculously intelligent ones, starting with the human appendix and tailbone, ranging across non-functional foot bones in whales, to joke animals like the dodo and the platypus, to molecular features like "junk DNA" and vitamin-C processing genes that are broken *in the very same way* in humans, apes and monkeys. If there was a creator, he/she/it sure was a bungler! - George

The Register features readers' letters both for and against evolution and cites a study that debunks the ridiculous 'eyeball is irreducibly complex' argument.