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Brady and evolution

List the arguments that Brady uses to refute the inclusion of evolution in the school curriculum.


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Bryan chastised evolution for teaching children that humans were but one of (precisely) 35,000 types of mammals and bemoaned the notion that human beings were descended "Not even from American monkeys, but from old world monkeys."

Bryan declaring that Darrow was using the court to "slur the Bible"

Bryan, gauging the effect the session was having, snapped that its purpose was "to cast ridicule on everybody who believes in the Bible"