Re: information creation and promissory materialism (was Especially
Thu, 14 Oct 1999 09:24:11 EDT

<< >>As a direct descendant of a bacterium (or more realistically, at least
>>*two* bacterial lineages), I question the suggestion that we've not
>>increased our complexity over the course of evolution.
>I see. One lineage out of millions. I guess for some the exception
>does prove the rule.

Not only our lineage but cats, catfish, mussels, clams, shrimps, worms,
geckos, dinosaurs, robins, coral,.......

Which all represent a single, common lineage branching off bacteria.
(or two if we count endosymbiosis).