So far, the find’s pathway reminds me of other hominin fossils whose “transitional” or “ancestral” status ultimately went belly up.
Evolutionary biologists sometimes try to shoehorn un-human-like fossils into our human-like genus.
The picture of human origins is murky, and the evolutionary account is not getting any clearer.
Some critics of the theory of intelligent design complain that ID makes unwarranted design inferences.
It’s very hard to use this little jaw fragment of poor quality to demonstrate a clear link with just about anything.