The second season (2014) spun a misleading narrative celebrating the triumph of rational, secular scientific culture over benighted, supposedly irrational and anti-science religion.
A right-wing Polish member of parliament, Janusz Korwin-Mikke, recently made waves with an astonishing claim.
The reality to which these scientists are “one step closer” is the fact that ID research is indispensable to medicine and biology.
From climate change to the coronavirus, one tendency among writers and commentators is to an urgent, insatiable, almost sexual desire to cast unwarranted terror over other people.
A helpful formulation comes from podcaster Scott Adams, of “Dilbert” fame, who comments entertainingly on the political scene.