The late Morris Goodman of Wayne State University argued that humans are “only slightly remodeled chimpanzee-like apes.”
Darwinian evolution will never succeed in disentangling itself from racism because it must always have its “official subhuman.”
The universe may be intelligently designed and yet not be a simulation. The theory of intelligent design does not rise or fall with the simulation hypothesis.
I remember having an exchange with Tom about the meaning of his last name, which seems to correspond to the Biblical place name Beth El, meaning “House of God.”
Chesterton was a friend of Shaw but also an ideological opponent, who often debated with him on public stages.