Above all, major props to Lee Cronin for showing up at all. That took courage. He earns my admiration.
The fine-tuning of the physical parameters, forces, and laws of nature could hardly have been established by a bottom-up approach.
The slightest changes in almost any of the basic parameters of nature would have led to a universe without stable stars or without stars at all.
People suspect that we are being conned about a lot of things. How would an accepted, admitted policy of conning us not make it worse?
“We may regretfully add Wallace to the Party’s list of obfuscating revisions. The good news is that the truth is still available for those who want to know.”