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Journalist Ian Monroe has created a new version of Darwin’s On the Origin of Species with all the words that do not appear in the King James Bible (33,000 of them) blacked out. The purpose, he explains in a statement:

I wanted people to reflect on the nature of language, and particularly on fundamentalism, and the notion of ‘the Bible said it, I believe it, that settles it,’ which seems to preclude most concepts in a modern worldview. I also thought it would be pretty funny to actually see what it would look like if you could visually remove all those modern concepts.

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