Scott confidently asserts that because of mutations the beta-globin pseudogene “isn’t going to do diddly. It’s just going to sit there.”
This punctuated, even saltational increase in hominid skull sizes over time continues to be recognized in the literature.
There often seems to be a subtext to her remarks, as if she were telling her audience: “Go forth and persecute.”
How many Americans accept Darwin’s belief that human beings are the result of an unguided, purposeless process? This survey doesn’t come close to telling us.
Whether their question was chosen intentionally to inflate the degree of support for “evolution,” I cannot say.