The dating game 1976
His father, who died of a stroke, was reportedly a dentist and/or worked in textiles, and Barris yearned to take a different career path.He eventually graduated from Drexel Institute of Technology in 1953 and held several odd jobs before moving to New York.If this trend were to continue, the earth would be 700 thousand-trillion-trillion-trillion years old by the year 4000 AD.This “prediction,” however, is based on selected data and certain assumptions that might not be true.When they saw 'The Gong Show' and I would come out, they all thought I was whacked out of my mind. Barris often provided conflicting details about his family life and his early years are somewhat shrouded in mystery. I had a daughter who was a druggie who I could see as an example.
It has all become something of a “dating game” in which only the evolutionarily correct are allowed to play. For over 100 years, geologists have attempted to devise methods for determining the age of the earth that would be consistent with evolutionary dogma. Evolution, depending as it does on pure chance, requires an immense amount of time to stumble upon anything remotely approaching the integrated complexity we see in even the simplest living things.The most widely used method for determining the age of fossils is to date them by the “known age” of the rock strata in which they are found.On the other hand, the most widely used method for determining the age of the rock strata is to date them by the “known age” of the fossils they contain. O’Rourke, for example, concedes: The intelligent layman has long suspected circular reasoning in the use of rocks to date fossils and fossils to date rocks.