Re: Popper

Brian D Harper (
Fri, 03 Apr 1998 15:59:55 -0500

At 06:02 AM 4/3/98 +0800, Steve wrote:
>On Thu, 26 Mar 1998 17:45:51 -0600 (CST), Wesley R. Elsberry wrote:
>WE>Given what Popper said, the sounds coming from Australia are best
>>classified as gnat straining and camel swallowing.
>>I'm with Harper on this one.
>Expression of brotherly evolutionist solidarity noted! Now how about *you*
>actually *answering* the specific points I made?
>In particular, if Popper really recanted, how come he left his claim
>that Darwinism was an untestable metaphysical research program in his
>autobiography through *three* editions over *eight* years?

maybe he was joking. what a wit! ;-)

Brian Harper
Applied Mechanics
Ohio State University
214 Boyd Lab
155 W. Woodruff Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

"What does philosophy got to do with measuring
anything?" -- Galileo