Potholer54 carbon dating
It was indeed initially formed in the early 1800s and alas for our Christian, no radioactive dating was needed for it at that time; it was a relative scale.
Our Christian claims that the evolution of the horse is “backward in South America”. Like miracles, a lot of creationist “evidence” is to be found in “deepest, darkest X”.
A fictitious victory yes, but the creationists now feel energized, they truly believe their argument won out and they will now take this fight further. Ham deflected any question put to him to supply predictable hypotheses from the Bible.
They will use Ham to the fullest to market creation as a viable worldview in courts and in school board meetings around the globe. Nye also was unafraid to say, “we don’t know” and be proud of it.
This platform offered them legitimacy as a worldview worth debating.