When the Gallup Poll asked people about their views on the subject in March, 47 percent of Americans polled said that God created humans pretty much in their present form some time in the last 10,000 years. That belief was strongest among those with less education, regular churchgoers, people 65 and older, and Republicans.
25 April 2007
Well, these people know what they are doing in terms of promoting their ideas, that is for sure. But this quote from the article sums it up for me, thanks.
A century and a half after British naturalist Charles Darwin published The Origin of Species, which suggested that life evolved over millions of years from one-cell organisms, quite a few people agree with Henard [senior pastor of Lexington's Porter Memorial Baptist Church], pollsters say.