Whether in Warner Bros. cartoons, old jokes, or on Twitter, a good deal of humor has been derived from supposing that animals could talk.
If standard Darwinian theory is really as ironclad as we are commanded to assume, then the exercise should reinforce belief in evolution.
In contrast with apes, it’s a tougher sell to say that dogs share an ability to communicate with us because of being close evolutionary cousins.
Are you passionate about intelligent design? Are you looking for a way to turn your passion into a full-time job?
There is no doubt that prairie dogs (and many animals) are quite clever. In some ways, animals can be cleverer than men.