He's being raised by fundamentalist Christians, but they haven't completely eaten his brains yet:
The other day, I mentioned to him something about evolution and why Young Earth Creationists deny it. "They say that it breaks the Second Law of Thermodynamics," I said, "because for life to become more complex, the Earth would have to have some kind of enormous energy source nearby."
He thought about it for a bit.
In just a few seconds, he responded with the question: "What about the sun?"
I'm telling you, if my eleven-year-old brother can figure it out, it can't be that hard.