Quite honestly, I think we should be grateful to people like Coyne and Hawking, who carry materialism to its logical conclusions.
Whether in Warner Bros. cartoons, old jokes, or on Twitter, a good deal of humor has been derived from supposing that animals could talk.
Notice once again that you don’t have to be a religious believer to see through the charade that evolutionary theory has got everything all figured out.
Considering Hamlet, the Aristotelian can appreciate both the physiology and the drama to which the mechanist is blind.
One might add that this analysis applies to the world of life as a whole.