Monthly Archives: September 2005

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The Good Report of Guillermo Gonzalez, Author of The Privileged Planet

Today, Guillermo Gonzalez wrote: “Things may look pretty bad for me right now, but there have also been some positive developments. In early September, the university president issued a statement reiterating the university’s strong stance on academic freedom. He also decided that ID…

Dollarless Darwinists

How will pseudo-scientific Darwinist institutions be put out of business? Bill Dembski in Uncommon Descent imagines a world where the infiltration of engineers into biology puts evolutionary biology out of business! Bill says, Imagine a world in which there is no more funding…

Guess Who Dawkins Really Works For?

[ humor forum post] Richard Dawkins is the Charles Simonyi Professor of the Public Understanding. That means he gets $$$ from Simonyi. It turns out, there is (this is true) a certain board member on the Discovery Institutute’s Board by the name of…

Discovery Day

3 IDEA members attended an event to celebrate the 1 year anniversary of the Discovery Institute’s Washington DC office. I was very impressed with their involvment in shaping public policy regarding communications and transportation in addition to science and culture. For example, if…

Just When I Though It Couldn’t Get Any Stranger

Professor James Trefil of George Mason University will team up with Eugenie Scott to debate William Dembski and Edward Sisson. It turns out Sisson was GMU professor Caroline Crocker’s attorney! I do not believe Trefil was involved in the Caroline Crocker debacle. At…

For the Record: Intelligent Design’s Audio and Video, its Hip-Hop and More on Music

By browsing at Dembski’s Blog today, I found the next interesting mp3 musical link: Louis Aldea – Fearfully and Wonderfully -A Tribute to A. E. Wilder Smith. As well as the next one: Agency, by FM108. And the next: Scientific Fact Then, by…

Is GMU Trying to Justify a Witch Hunt?

Rumor has it that the university was not pleased with all the press IDists at our school have been receiving. I guess the administration doesn’t like the thought of anti-Darwin heretics at that school. But they especially don’t like the fact the Discovery…

What’s a Theory?

Over at Telic Thoughts Mike Gene makes the comment that “there is no Intelligent Design Theory”. Mike is a serious scientist but I am not so I like to take a slightly different view of ID and explain it here. Mike provides the…

IDists vs Pests at ARN

There are some pests which IDists are dealing with at a another discussion board known as ARN. One of the members there is a real pest. He goes by the pseudoname, Pixie (that’s right, this guy chose to identify himself with a species…

IDEA club at GMU may get more news coverage

Once again the IDEA club at GMU may get more press coverage. We made the cover story of the April 28, 2005 edition of the prestigious scientific journal Nature, and another excellent story is in the making. A reporter from an important news…