This Man Who Worked At The Bronx Zoo … As An Exhibit!

I just got through reading this story. It makes me sad.

The exhibit was intended to promote the theory that humans evolved from primates, as well as eugenics, and scientific racism. At the age of 32, he built a ceremonial fire, chipped off the caps on his teeth, performed a final tribal dance, and shot himself in the heart with a stolen pistol.

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