It’s refreshing to see such intellectual humility from a figure with Peterson’s status. But not all his followers were thrilled.
Croft ultimately had the worse of the argument on substance, as I intend to show over several forthcoming posts.
As I stood by the lab doorway, Lewontin — who was sitting right down front — looked back towards the door and caught my eye.
The reason this evidence of “fine-tuning for discovery” is so satisfying to me is not just because it defeats the anthropic principle.
It is comforting to know that Himmelfarb never lost her intellectual acuity or her moral passion on the subject.