This is a sort of ‘big-think’ post: big as in an overview of the way I think and what I think about, not as in international politics, although I will be discussing international politics. There will be a scattering of links but this post is about my opinions.
I am writing it to learn what I think about certain things and to see if they seem rational. For this reason, although I will engage in some revising before I post, I do not promise a rational train of thought. This could well be a Grand Canyon style set of curves and twists, although likely as shallow as the Grand Canyon is deep.
I am in an email debate with a coworker about evolution and creationism. I am convinced his views and claims have no merit. There are a few points where I can see why is confused while still denying there is room for confusing.