Of course, a critic might worry that Kojonen’s model violates Ockham’s razor. Why posit two explanations when only one will do?
Erasmus even touched on the theory of natural selection when he concluded that the strongest and most active animals would propagate the species.
Swamidass got it wrong, and it’s perfectly appropriate for me to confront him on that. I wasn’t talking about any approach to human argumentation at all.
In a physical world there will be design constraints, so it is only realistic to expect tradeoffs.