Can tell me the origin of the word Darwinism? Who first coined it?
Originally Posted by losthorizon
I know when trying to apply a negative reaction to a particular idea that adding the suffix -ism to the idea sometimes works with the general public. This comes out of Politics 101 playbook.
The point being is in YEC circles the word Darwinism has been coined to create a negative reaction to the science of old universe/old earth. It does not matter that there is no such idea as Darwinisn in science at all.
"So we finish the eighteenth and he's gonna stiff me. And I say, "Hey, Lama, hey, how about a little something, you know, for the effort, you know." And he says, "Oh, uh, there won't be any money, but when you die, on your deathbed, you will receive total consciousness." So I got that goin' for me, which is nice."