Evolution of Darwin: Hollywood Style

According to popular thought, Charles Darwin’s Origin of the Species was heavily influenced by his grandfather Erasmus Darwin (1). The impact that a grandparent can have upon an impressionable child should never be underestimated. To what extent do you think that Dana Carvey was influenced by his grandfather?

(1)
C. U. M. Smith, . (2010). Like Grandfather, Like Grandson: Erasmus and Charles Darwin on evolution Perspectives in Biology and Medicine, 53 (2), 186-199 DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0152

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