Re: virus: 'Faith' in science.

David McFadzean (
Mon, 08 Feb 1999 15:50:44 -0700

At 10:05 AM 2/8/99 -0600, wrote:

>Yesterday, I visited Richard Dawkin's website. I went to the "books" link and
>there was a short listing of his books with description. The webmaster then
>gives you a recommended reading order depending on your goals. One of the
>goals was "I want to defend evolution against creationist", to which, the
>visitor is then directed to buy "The Blind Watchmaker".
>Is there any fundamental difference between this example and a religious
>who reads the bible and accepts it as truth?

There are certainly differences and similarities between the two cases. What counts as a "fundamental difference" in your view?

David McFadzean       
Memetic Engineer      
Church of Virus