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From: "CJMax" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Chimps and DNA
Date: Thu, 30 Jun 2005 22:14:25 -0500
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You're too kind. You give too much credit where it isn't due - it's
250,000,000+ sperm to fertilize one egg! Pardon me while I bury my head in
the ...sand.

Cliff. Johnston
"May the best you've ever seen,
Be the worst you'll ever see;"
from A Scots Toast by Robert Burns
----- Original Message -----
From: "Carol Botteron" <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, June 30, 2005 8:37 PM
Subject: Re: [DNA] Chimps and DNA

> At 9:34 PM -0400 2005-06-30, wrote:
>>In a message dated 6/30/2005 3:04:33 P.M. Central Daylight Time,
>> writes:
>>a few markers for which the interval of observed allele
>>counts for chimps overlaps with the interval for male humans
>>Ah! This explains a LOT ::giggle:: Q. Do chimps ask for directions when
>>THEY are lost?
> Q. Why does it take a million sperm to fertilize one egg?
> A. They won't ask for directions.
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