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(Permalink) Posted: Aug. 10 2008,00:24   

Quote (deadman_932 @ Aug. 09 2008,20:26)
   
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In the Densey post at her blog, it gets funnier.

U.K. Sociologist Steve Fuller (University of Warwick), pictured below:



says:
       
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"My fantasy ID textbook would actually treat biology as a branch of engineering – I.E. GOD'S ENGINEERING" (my emphasis)


Move along now -- nothing to see here. All science, all the time, yep. Move along.
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She also quotes Fuller as saying:
     
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I notice that Dembski and Wells have a book due out in the autumn that purports to explain ‘why intelligent design is necessary to explain the high-tech engineering inside the cell’.


It's not enough for them to be non-scientists pretending to be authorities on science; now they want to be non-engineers pretending to be authorities on engineering.

Equal opportunity tard! Why should you scientists have all the fun laughing at them? Now us engineers are going to have more chances.

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Invoking intelligent design in science is like invoking gremlins in engineering. [after Mark Isaak.]
All models are wrong, some models are useful. - George E. P. Box

  
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