One of the purposes of a blog may also be to save one's writings from being trashed on old disks, old computers, or even old paper. So, here is something I wrote a couple of years ago. It may be somewhat out-dated in the sense that more recent references can be added, but the main thrust of the argument is still OK, I believe.
It is long, but it is also much less politicized than the related posts, e.g.,:
I hope you find it enjoyable. Unfortunately, Blogger is unpredictable as usual, so the four parts did not publish in order I posted them. Thus, it may be better to follow these links:
Part I - Darwinian Method
Part II - Darwin on Time
Part III - Whence Clocks?
Part IV - Power of Darwinian Method