Date February 8, 2017
Andrew McDiarmid Reads the Introduction to Tom Bethell’s New Book, Darwin’s House of Cards
February 8, 2017
Guest Tom Bethell
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On this episode of
ID the Future, hear the Introduction to Tom Bethell’s Darwin’s House of Cards. Bethell writes of how his own skepticism about the logic of natural selection emerged, and describes an interview with Karl Popper.
Tom Bethell graduated from Oxford University and is a long-time journalist who has served as Washington editor for Harper’s, a contributing editor to Washington Monthly, and a senior editor at The American Spectator. He has written articles for many magazines, including Fortune, the New York Times Magazine, and The Atlantic Monthly. Praised by Tom Wolfe as “one of our most brilliant essayists,” Bethell is the previous author of The Noblest Triumph: Property through the Ages, Eric Hoffer: The Longshoreman Philosopher, and The Politically Incorrect Guide to Science. He resides in Washington, DC.