Bradley Byrne can't convince Alabamans that he is ignorant enough to be the kind of Governor they want running their State. The sad part is, he probably isn't ignorant enough.
The twist is that it may be a teacher's union that is spreading lies about his supposed secular humanist enlightenment on the subject of evolution. I've heard that this guy Byrne spent a suspiciously large amount of time hanging around with the thespian club in high school.
The comments on the linked Fox News article are especially piquant. Read a few, they'll make you a big believer in forced eugenics.