RE: flooded by YEC

Vandergraaf, Chuck (
Wed, 24 Sep 1997 11:02:36 -0400

This mailing is difficult to treat. Is there an alternative way to send
this information? For example, the file "vcard.vcf" has no meaning to
me or my computer.


T.T. (Chuck) Vandergraaf
Geochemistry Research Branch
Whiteshell Laboratories
Pinawa, MB R0E 1L0
((204) 753-2311 xt. 2592

>From: George Andrews[]
>Sent: September 24, 1997 9:39 AM
>To: ASA list serve
>Subject: flooded by YEC
><<File: vcard.vcf>>
>Recently, I have begum to speak out about the problematic results of holding
>to a young earth creationist point of view and understanding booth the
>Genesis account and modern scientific claims.. Fortunately(?), I am at
>a very conservative school and have therefore stirred up quit a response
>from professors (almost all of them in the engineering department), staff
>and students. Subsequently, I am being presented - actually barraged -
>with so call "overwhelming evidence" for YEC and asked to respond to them.
>The literature presented is complete with actual pictures of fosilized
>human tracks and kilograms of "obvious" data.&nbsp;
><P>I am only a physicist and, while I am well versed in complexity theory
>and mathematics, I am reluctant to engage in discussion primarily in the
>fields of paleontology, geology and biology.
><P>Could someone,&nbsp; recommend a concise, authoritative and complete
>resource for examining all of these desperate claims that I could purchase
>for our library (as well as myself)?