The tuatara genome is 5GB, making it enormous relative to other vertebrates — and full of surprises.
Now former Texas Agriculture Commissioner Jim Hightower, a very influential voice on the left, has endorsed the extreme ideological agenda.
The story gushes that nature rights will restore ancient indigenous wisdom, meaning it will undermine Western civilization.
They reason backwards: Birds evolved, therefore some poorly understood mindless processes must have driven them to evolve.
Don’t kick sand in the face of a wildebeest by joking that it looks like it was made by a committee. It might flex its muscles and charge.