You are more likely to hear proponents of intelligent design being chastised even by media that ought to know better.
He knows the common challenges to intelligent design and poses them very articulately, and he’s obviously absorbed Meyer’s books.
Is this kind of thing right or wrong? Some may see it as empowering, dying “his own way,” as the media continually put it.
As Michael Behe notes, evolution is a “peculiar theory” all right and not surprisingly produces peculiar behavior from its proponents.
What do you give a great scientist for his birthday when he’s already got everything?