Joined: Sep. 2002
|Quote (keiths @ Jan. 06 2009,10:48)|
|Denyse O'Leary, master of self-awareness:|
|A couple of years ago, after I had been following the controversy for several years, I found myself listening to a long lecture by a Darwinist, replete with bafflegab and pretty lame examples. Finally, sensing (correctly) that I was unconvinced, he proclaimed to me, “You just don’t understand how natural selection works, do you?”|
And suddenly, the penny dropped. What he meant was that I just don’t believe in magic. I can’t make myself believe in magic; I haven’t been able to since I was a child. And I was no longer going to give the matter any attention. What I really wanted to know then and now is - how magic became so important a principle in science?
And she's a Judith Hooper fan. Enough said.
Those who know the truth are not equal to those who love it-- Confucius