Jonathan: You’ll have to get up earlier than that if you want to get up before the Derb. In this particular case, about four and a half years earlier: Here I was on NRO in April of 2003:
I couldn’t care less whether my president believes in the theory of evolution. In fact, reflecting on some recent experiences, I¡¯m not sure that I wouldn’t prefer a president who didn’t.
I must say, I think it’s a bit odd for a trained and qualified doctor not to believe in the central paradigm of modern biology. But candidacy-wise, I still couldn’t care less.