After all, what is evolution?..

Nature makes everything in vain. After all, what is evolution? A mindless process built on evil; that’s what it is…. Natural Selection seems smart to those who see only the surviving products; but as a design, it is idiotic.

Arthur Falk, from The Humanist, Vol. 55, Nov/Dec 1995, pp. 23-25; quoted in The Schwarz Report, Volume 48, Number 1

On the Origin of Species…

The full title of Charles Darwin’s book is:  On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life

— Charles Darwin, from The Origin of Species