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Christians on Twitter Are Complaining About Today’s Evolution Google Doodle

If you’ve been on Google today, then you’ve seen the doodle marking the 41st anniversary of the discovery of Lucy, a set of fossils that helped us understand our species’ own origins:As predicted yesterday, some Christians on Twitter are already complaining about how this is some sort of assault on their faith:

If you’ve been on Google today, then you’ve seen the doodle marking the 41st anniversary of the discovery of Lucy, a set of fossils that helped us understand our species’ own origins:

As predicted yesterday, some Christians on Twitter are already complaining about how this is some sort of assault on their faith:

About that last one, Google has done an Easter doodle. But that would require a few seconds of, you know, Googling.

For all their complaints, though, I promise you none of those people are about to switch over to Bing.

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