In Article <19970411173200.NAA02734 at ladder01.news.aol.com>,
cwilson379 at aol.com (CWilson379) wrote:
>Is anyone else in this newsgroup interested in abandoning this inane
>ping-pong match in favor of an intelligent analysis of the supposed
>contradictions between scientific models of evolution and biblical
>explanations of creation?
How about taking it out of bionet.molbio.evolution altogether? From the
"BIOSCI promotes communication between professionals in the biological
sciences. All postings to the newsgroups should be made in that spirit.
While the general public may "listen in" to the discussions, these
newsgroups are intended primarily for communications between researchers.
There are other forums on Usenet such as sci.bio.misc for the asking and
answering of biological questions from lay persons. "
_That_ is what the sponsors of the bionet newsgroups (bless them) are paying
for. Crap like _this_ thread belongs in talk.origins.
"Provided it lives with a normally constituted social group, a monkey
raised in a restricted laboratory environment differs from a feral animal
only in quantitative ways, such as the time required to achieve normal
-- E.O. Wilson, _Sociobiology_
It's all much appreciated. Out!