Growing up in the South, evolution wasn’t something you brought up in polite conversation. And the Lord knows you never talked about it in church. It’s not that my church necessarily rejected evolution, mine was one of those liberal mainline Southern churches where the deacons smoked outside between services. It was more the realization that admitting you descended from monkeys struck too close to home...
Harrell, Daniel. "A True Read on Reality"
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Harrell, D. (2014, April 28). A True Read on Reality
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