Geneticist tosses rock in
and we have lots on sleep and
A demographer said more than
half-a-century ago that all those living west of the Ural Mountains, the
dividing line between Europe and Asia, are at least 16th cousins.
This conclusion was based on analyses of migration patterns enhanced by armies
marching back and forth. When you see a Parisian looking like a Russian, keep in
mind that the Russians once occupied Paris. The French, the Swedes, the Poles, the
Austrians, all tramped across Europe to all
points of the compass. And letís not forget the Mongols who rode through to
Germany leaving no army of
worth standing between them and the English
Channel. Therefore, Hitlerís concept of racial purity, needless to
say, is the nonsense of those suffering from inadequate brain cells. (Reading in this issue
suggests that he didnít get enough sleep.) Now the United Kingdom
and the special racial status claimed by its inhabitants is being seriously
challenged. Read here to learn that the cultural differences of the Irish,
Welsh, Scots, and English are just that, and have little to do with genetics.
Beneath the cry of the bagpipes and the sound of the horns they are essentially
one and the same.
Keep your hanky panky at
A long-time friend who hails from
Englandís mining country, and
who eventually became Dean of St. Johnís College, University of Manitoba, and author of several books, is
six-foot-two, built for it. He has put away prodigious gallons of beer. His
motto is, always do your drinking at home. That way you stay out of trouble.
This is the advice that should have been followed by an Israeli ambassador to
Salvador who embarrassed his country by being
caught out drunk in a session of hanky panky that should be practiced only at
Whether sleeping alone or
together just getting it is vital
We have an article on that other
bedroom activity called sleep. We cover the field from the need of sleep to
produce new brain cells, the new so-called flex suites for cohabiting couples.
Against the background of a German couple, a brother and sister who are in court
alleging their right to have children, we have take on the history of the taboo
of incest that includes the note that Napoleon had it removed from the criminal
Feeding healthy fat to fat
Tests of VegEPA, in four
overweight youngsters, showed improvement in reading, concentration, and memory.
Brain scans showed three years worth of development in just three months in the
We hope all this doesnít keep you
awake. Rest easy, for the sun is sure to rise tomorrow.
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