Alas, Coyne’s review of Darwin Devolves has too little intellectual content to sustain any real engagement.
This line of argumentation only appears compelling to those who assume from that start that the core assumptions of the standard evolutionary model are true.
Such fallacious reasoning is ubiquitous in evolutionary thought. It is everywhere.
The perfection of a feather extends all the way from its outward shape down to the arrangement of particular molecules used in its construction.