Christine O'Donnell Flashback: 'Evolution Is A Myth' Republican Senate nominee Christine O'Donnell challenged comedian Bill Maher on evolution more than a decade ago, wondering aloud about why monkeys haven't evolved into humans. Maher showed the brief segment from his 1990s era show "Politically Incorrect" tonight on his HBO show "Real Time." In the 1998 clip, O'Donnell argued with Maher and his guests. "Evolution is a myth," O'Donnell said as the others piped up incredulously. She repeated herself, then added: Well then why aren't monkeys still evolving into humans? ... And the tea baggers want this woman to vote and pass law on science policy?