Re: Bogus Barney

Dan Clemmensen (
Wed, 27 May 1998 19:58:09 -0400

Harvey Newstrom wrote:
> EvMick wrote:
> > I see nothing in that question which presupposes creationism....or any other
> > ism.
> Be reasonoable. Surely you must know of the classic battle between the
> theories of evolution and creationism to explain these fossils. If you
> keep supplying evidence to discount one, you appear to be supporting the
> other. Why does this suprise you? Unless you are referring to a third
> theory that the rest of us have not heard about?

Harvey, your statement is equivalent to saying "If you're against the
democrats, you must be a Republican." This is not a good mailing list
for that sort of assumption. This is my last post on the meta-subject
of what Ev meant. Now let's talk about allometry.

I just did an altavista search on "allometry" and got the following page:

With the following title:
Sauropods, Elephants, Weightlifters: Allometry

This was a bit more specific than I was looking for!