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Rick Perry Knocks Evolution Again: 'God Is How We Got Here'

Rick Perry Evolution

First Posted: 08/20/11 10:47 AM ET Updated: 10/20/11 06:12 AM ET

Rick Perry continued to voice skepticism about evolution during a campaign stop in South Carolina Friday, telling a supporter "God is how we got here."

On Thursday, in New Hampshire, Perry told a woman and her son that he regarded evolution as "a theory that's out there" and one that's "got some gaps in it.”

When a woman in South Carolina congratulated him for his remarks Friday, Perry replied “Well, God is how we got here. God may have done it in the blink of the eye or he may have done it over this long period of time, I don't know. But I know how it got started."

WATCH Perry's comments in New Hampshire:

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