At least 20 percent of pregnancies are known to end in spontaneous abortion of innocent babies. If that results from divinely inspired anatomy, then God is the greatest abortionist of them all.
When faced with the above fact, apologists might play devil’s advocate for God by saying something along the lines of how paradise was lost; but religious people lost a very good chance to explain the “Problem of Evil” when they denied evolution. Had religious people supported evolution, they could have at least argued that unjustified pain and suffering is also necessary for life to prevail. But as usual they thought science was The Enemy.
I don’t know what drives their anti- intellectual sentiments. Why are all scientists evil in the movies? Why don’t geeks deserve the social treatment everyone else receives?