The take-home lesson is that evolution, on its best day, is an embarrassingly anemic process.
Unsatisfied with circular evolutionary arguments and lazy reasoning, Michael Behe decided to pose his question to the real-world data.
Swamidass’s response doesn’t address our main arguments, but he indicates he is impressed by what Darwinian mechanisms accomplished in generating chloroquine resistance.
If you’re going to engage with an individual you disagree with, it’s important to know what that person argues and to state it accurately.
To me, this kind of back and forth is more amenable to serious discussion and reflection than quick volleys on a discussion board.