No one in the intelligent design research community could have said this with greater punch.
“There can’t be any question about what they meant. Remember, this is a zoology class. Evolution is taught.”
Pat Flynn and Jim Madden press Behe with objections — some philosophic, others scientific — to see how well his position stands up to scrutiny.
If scientific considerations compel an inference to design, and more so, to a theistic conception of a transcendent creator, that’s surely important.
“I’ve done the research. I have the facts.” Thus said two people to me on successive days over the weekend, in almost identical words.