Re: YET another aquatic ape post

Robert Beyer (
26 Jan 1995 07:07:41 GMT

In <> (Chris Allbritton) writes:

>Umm, excuse me. I've been lurking in several anthro/evolution
>newsgroups for a few months now and this Aquatic ape theory seems to
>have remarkable resiliance. What the hell is this theory, anyway? I've
>never been able to get anyone to explain it to me or point to any
>references that give a ......

>Chris Allbritton

AAT states that at some point in our evolution hominids went
through an aquatic phase. This theory accounts for our tendency to hold
our breadth under water, mate on water beds, skinny dip, get fat, take
AAT seriously and consider sea weed a health food.