[Taxacom] 'Humans evolved after a female chimpanzee mated with a pig': Extraordinary claim made by American geneticist

John Grehan calabar.john at gmail.com
Wed Dec 4 13:38:54 CST 2013


One can see from the pictures that the orangutan does not look at all
impressed with the idea of being associated with either of these two humans.

John Grehan


On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 7:24 AM, Kipling WILL <kipwill at berkeley.edu> wrote:

> Seems to be a theme this year: "
>
> Donald Trump drops $5 million orangutan lawsuit against Bill Maher "[If
> Trump" can present a valid birth certificate to prove that he's not the
> product of his mother having sex with an orangutan, then Maher would write
> a check for $5 million to the charity of Trump's choice."
>
>
> http://www.today.com/entertainment/donald-trump-drops-5-million-orangutan-lawsuit-against-bill-maher-1C9212359
>
>
> On Sun, Dec 1, 2013 at 9:06 AM, John Grehan <calabar.john at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Have to laugh, but given all the convoluted reasoning scientists resort to
>> in making a human out of a chimpanzee (or chimp ancestor) the pig theory
>> may be methodologically not that far removed.
>>
>> John Grehan
>>
>>
>> On Sun, Dec 1, 2013 at 10:46 AM, Fred Schueler <bckcdb at istar.ca> wrote:
>>
>> >
>> >
>> http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2515969/Humans-evolved-female-chimpanzee-mated-pig-Extraordinary-claim-American-geneticist.html
>> >
>> > ...but of course we know that it would have had to have been a female
>> > Orangutan. And it's interesting that there's no mention of the general
>> > rule that mammalian hybrids are only viable within genera.
>> >
>> > fred.
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