(OK, I promised no more. But this time, I can’t constrain the rant. Warning evolution RANT ahead.)
my friends, is Utah state senator D. Chris Buttars. State senator Buttars opinions in today’s USA today, that
The trouble with the “missing link” is that it is still missing! In fact, the whole fossil chain that could link apes to man is also missing!
To which I can only respond with “The world is flat! The world is flat! The world is flat!” Nothing to see here. Or here (a picture I call…Earthdisk.)
Why, oh why, should anything a scientist do benefit this man? If he wants to be so anti-scientific as to believe that every single scientist is just spouting a bunch of bull, in effect insulting every single one of us, why should I (we) do anything to help improve his world? If he wants to go back to before the enlightenment, he’s welcome to take that step. All he needs to do is give up every single modern convenience which science led to.
Oh, and why does there have to be such great skiing in Utah?
(Update: After calming down, no I don’t advoate withholding medicine etc. from this kind Senator. But “When in the course of human events”…and I must say that my bond with him is pretty much ziltch.)