"I suppose it's no more strange than a man like Robert T. Bakker. He is not just a world leading paleontologist with PhDs from both Harvard and Yale, but also a Pentecostal Minister.
""Ground rules" ??? How about freedom? Freedom of speech, freedom of thought, and freedom of identity. That is the holy trinity that religion wants to take away, and that we are fighting to maintain. It's ironic that in the U.S. …"
"@ LittleJohn Dellar
Well yes, a fanatic fundie will always take religion over reality. "When one person suffers from a mental illness It's called insanity, when a million people suffer from a mental illness it's called…"
Well we don't necessarily need atheists in congress and in the White House. We just need honest people who believe and understand that the First Amendment is more sacred than any religion. People who believe and understand…"
On the subject of whether or not polypeptides have a function on their own, keep in mind that polypeptides are largely what enzymes and coenzymes tend to be. And you basically pointed this out where you said: "There is some very…"
"@Gerry and Marc:
Well yes, the evolution of proteins in its self is the result of natural selection. The proponents of "intelligent design" on the Texas Board of Education tried to make arguments based on similar ideas in order to…"
"I will take a look at the site. I am all for such a movement. It's just hard to get through to people who are so conditioned to have a negative emotional response to the very word "Atheist". When you consider that roughly 50% of this…"
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