Jerry Coyne Gets It Wrong Again and Again…#2: It’s About Ideas, NOT People!? duh

God lord almighty!?  The ad hominem fallacy is alllll over the “serious” blogs.  Philosophers ooze personal attacks gleefully and with full support of moderators….and atheists can sling the personal attacks well indeed.  What a complete waste of time.  We are talking about ideas – not people….PEOPLE!!??   duuuh…

In a recent Why Evolution Is True post on and ad hominem attack on Neil Degrasse Tyson.  It’s pointless to copy and paste the attacks, but it devolves into prissy comments about NDT’s answer to an email from Pigliucci!!?  Who cares how anyone answers an email!?  Well, apparently philosophers and some other academics do….it’s silly and unprofessional….grrrrr…

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