According to Michael Behe, his critics have managed to provide little more than hand-waving, smoke screens, and the sweeping of crucial problems under the rug.
Rather than showing how their theory could handle the obstacle, some Darwinists are hoping to get around irreducible complexity by verbal tap dancing.
Says Michael Denton, “The book represents a devastatingly brilliant unanswerable response to his Darwinian critics and to the whole Darwinian worldview.”
One of the weirdly persistent themes in attacks on him by other biologists is that he “waves away” opposing interpretations.
Here is a small, representative sampling of such claims over the past three centuries. These claims are not from science, but they drive science.