Re: Peppered Moths - in black and white

Kevin O'Brien (
Sat, 3 Apr 1999 21:52:45 -0700

>I see the 'modern synthesis' of the 30's as an exercise in pulling the
>wagons together and sweeping the anomalies and difficulties under
>the rug; this is response to the realization that creationists were not
>going to go away, and that creationists had considerable political
>influence over funding and textbook purchasing. Evolutionary science
>has not recovered from this compromising approach; it is vulnerable
>because it has left it to the creationists to ask the hard questions.

You have some serious misconceptions here; try reading the scientific
literature for a change.

Kevin L. O'Brien