Re: That (not so) idiot Darwin

From: Michael S. Lorrey (
Date: Wed Jan 17 2001 - 07:30:40 MST

John Clark wrote:
> Religious people have not pushed directed evolution much and that is wise.
> No theory of life is more pain filled, more horrible, more downright sadistic
> than random mutation and natural selection, if there really is a creator and
> that's how this omnipotent being chooses to get things done then He's a
> monster not a god. That does prove it's untrue of course but emotionally I'll
> take a bible thumping creationist any day over a believer in directed evolution.

Oh, I don't know. I, frankly, would not mind having a bug eyed alien to
flip the bird to (and actually see its expression) for the obviously
screwed up job it did in 'directing' our evolution. An unseen God is the
ultimate liberal bureaucrat: He created a universe for his own
convenience and self edification, not that of its occupants, issues
stupid rules from on high, sets loose evil in the world willfully,
blames it all on us, and cannot be called on the carpet and held
personally responsible by his constituents (oh, and suffers from
multiple personality and gender identity disorders and has a martyr

Mike Lorrey

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