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Comment Re:Why not big pharma? (Score 1) 1364

Not to further belittle anti-evolutionsts, but their retorts are so clearly identical to my own when I was in grade school that I must lament the disgraceful state of much of our educational system. Ignorance is nothing to be ashamed of, but niether is it something to be proud of and defend. If you don't know how bacteria evolved into fish try doing some research. Email people, read books, read the web (wikipedia is excellent for such quandries), EDUCATE yourself and then re-evalute your question and you'll realize how simple it sounds to the educated masses.

"Necessity is the mother of invention" is a silly proverb. "Necessity is the mother of futile dodges" is much nearer the truth. -- Alfred North Whitehead