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HERVs and disease and junk DNA

I love junk DNA. Well, thats an understatement– I mean I love is SO MUCH I created a blog dedicated to a particular form of junk DNA, endogenous retroviruses. I love how we can learn fantastic things about organisms (and their diseases) from, basically, dumpster-diving though millions and millions of years of mistakes and accidents…

GO AWAY. NO ONE LIKES YOU. Part III

What do you get when you combine “GO AWAY. NO ONE LIKES YOU. Part I” with “GO AWAY. NO ONE LIKES YOU. Part II“? Dear Sally Kern and Discovery Institute– GO AWAY. NO ONE LIKES YOU. Yours in Christ– –ERV The DI is going to be showing their perverted Creationism pornographic film tonight at the…

GO AWAY. NO ONE LIKES YOU. Part II

Dear Discovery Institute– GO AWAY. NO ONE LIKES YOU. Yours in Christ– –ERV UUUUUUUGH. The DI is going to be in Oklahoma, AGAIN. To show a stupid movie, AGAIN. Gee, I wonder if the ‘movie’ is going to be a bunch of assholes herp-durping about something pretty with stupid (probably stolen) computer animations with a…

1. Evilutionists say there is ‘junk DNA’ 2. ‘Junk DNA’ was used to ID Osamas body 3. ‘Junk DNA’ was therefore useful 4. Therefore, there is no such thing as ‘junk DNA’ 5. Therefore Evilution is false 6. Therefore humans were specially created by the Christian god 6000 years ago LOL, wat? File this under…

Vpu vs Behe, Round Amillionty

A couple weeks ago, Teh Discovery Institute held some kind of revival ‘conference’ at a local Evangelical church. The Usual Suspects were there– Caseytits, West, some other guy, but also my HIV Evolution BFF Michael Behe. I ended up not being able to go due to a scheduling conflict. I was at a conference on…

Behe vs ERV irl?

Darwin vs. Design Why It Matters, And What We Can Do About It • A TWO-DAY CONFERENCE • Crossings Community Church Sanctuary & Atrium Friday, March 25 (7:00 – 9:00 pm) Saturday, March 26 (8:30 am – 12:30 pm) Hear LIVE from leading national experts from the Discovery Institute’s Center for Science and Culture: •…

Extinct retroviruses

Im glad this reader was persistent in poking me with this Q, its a really good un! Dear ERV– I always thought that ERVs were some of the best evidence for evolution, but I always wondered if there was an additional aspect to the story that is not usually told. I imagined that different strains…

Hey do you guys remember Michael Behe? Massive douche, wrote books about how EVILUTION IS IMPOSSI-BLEH! Gave school boards/teachers an excuse to teach Creationism in public school classrooms and pretend they were teaching science? He was like, the cock-of-the-walk when ‘Darwins Black Box’ came out, but then he made a total ass of himself testifying…

Creationism is so boring. Creationist: BIOLOGICAL FEATURE ___ IS IMPOSSIBLAH! Scientist: Um, Dude, theres like 65 years of research explaining how feature ___ evolved. Creationist: NO THAT RESEAERCH SUPPORTS JESUS! EVIDENCES OF CREATION! Scientist: What? No, we have a pretty good idea the evolutionary steps between ___ and ___. Theres no way this research supports…

ERVs superpower prevails again!

Thanks to the numerous vaccines I have received over the years, I have superpowers. 100% serious, here. I mean, I cant fly. Cant see through walls. Nothing cliche like that. No, my superpower is, I can predict what Creationists are going to say/do before they say/do it. You might think this is a pointless superpower…