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The wise men of old have sent most of their morality down the stream of time in the light skiff of apothegm or epigram.

- E. P. Whipple

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Our local "Dissenter from Darwinism," Fred Skiff, gave a talk last Friday. Prior to the talk, I predicted: One, that Skiff will provide a strawman version of evolutionary theory (heck, and science itself) as he did last time I saw him speak... Two, that Skiff will assert or imply that evolution…
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