Of course, an allergy to conceding error is not unique to ID opponents, but it is typical of them.
Isn’t it interesting that some laymen are able to interact with the relevant scientific ideas here — Prager does — while others plug their ears and refuse to think about it.
“He is saying that critics of Darwin should allow themselves to be abused — by non-scientists like Kevin Williamson — and just take it.”
Cruelty and injustice can seem an abstraction, committed against faceless people.
No intellectually challenging idea has attracted more uninformed criticism than ID.