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Intelligence Came First

  1. Apr 5, 2008 #1
    Hey guys ..

    I would like to know if anyone has gone through, "Intelligence Came First" by E. Lester Smith. He make some nice points.

    Have their been any rebuttals to His conclusions ?

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  3. Apr 5, 2008 #2


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    Which were?

  4. Apr 5, 2008 #3
    It's an intelligent design arguement... on a Universal scale.. It is common among ID proponents to argue against evolution using cosmological arguments.


    To the OP, yes. This book is out of print. The argument has advanced a lot since and the premise has been rebutted in every detail. Read the transcripts from Kitzmiller v. Dover Area School District and search and watch the youtube videos by Ken Miller. The notion of functionality that supposedly arose before function is dealt with in detail. If you want more after that answer Garth (if the thread don't get locked first).
  5. Apr 5, 2008 #4


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    Sorry, ID is just crackpottery.
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