“Follow the evidence wherever it leads.” It’s almost the official rallying cry of intelligent design proponents.
They argue our eyes are wired “backward,” a jerry-rigged fix compliments of blind evolution. But we now know that “backward wiring” actually improves oxygen flow.
We have no trouble rattling off any number of “conditions” that are relevant to the process of boiling alphabet soup.
The title is a reference to The Wizard of Oz, in which Dorothy is told that you can never see the “Wizard.”
My son looked on with interest. “First he has to eat food,” Saulie commented. “And then when he’s done eating, he says to the bees ‘Can you play with us?'”