Which is more dangerous?

Mon, 8 Feb 1999 08:27:06 -0500

> Clarke wrote:
> It is indeed hard to know how to respond to stuff of this kind. Those of
> us who
> have laboured long to communicate that science and faith are not mutually
> antagonistic categories of thought will no doubt find such a things
> grounds for deep
> frustration.
> Reflecting on the context raised several unanswered questions. Are the
> organisers
> trying to promote serious discussion?
> Evidence indicates that no, they are not interested in serious discussion,
> just sensation and publicity to deter some midwinter boredom. I wouldn't
> spend a lot of time agonizing over it.