2.12.2009

happy birthday charles darwin

Charles Darwin, the father of the theory of evolution, was born 200 years ago today, February 12, 1809.

Oh, and by the way, we're fucking doomed:
(And I guess we're not so swell at addition, either.)

3 comments:

Debra said...

Look on the bright side. We're ahead of Turkey. http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/bigphotos/21329204.html

ahclem said...

Right. And if that's the bright side...

Debra said...

It's evolution by natural selection. So far, there's no adaptive advantage to believing in evolution over creationism. And since Biblical literalists think the true test of survival comes after death ... we're not doomed, but boy is it tedious.