Shifting Baselines

Randy Olson

Not a Fair Fight

Shouldn’t someone just send up the white flag?

It’s a dark day for the subject of evolution in the U.S. Two years ago I made a pro-evolution movie, “Flock of Dodos,” trying to warn the evolution community they are not good with mass communication, and that the people behind the attacks on evolution are VERY, VERY good. This weekend Ben Stein’s anti-evolution movie,…

bellwether – a person or thing that assumes the leadership or forefront, as of a profession or industry: Paris is a bellwether of the fashion industry. I can’t say enough good things about what the Science Debate 2008 group has managed to achieve so far. And enough bad things about some of the crotchety old…