Re: Body Hair Loss in Aquatic Mammals

H. M. Hubey (
18 Oct 1995 23:57:55 -0400 (Phil Nicholls) writes:

>It does? Why? Let me get this straight. Based on your
>understanding of evolution, this is what should have happened?

I was being sarcastic.

If cattle can keep cool by gathering on hilltops, some kind
of an ape should have been able to assume the famous position
and keep cool to "extend the foraging times".

This excuse, which I've read in other places, is even funnier than the
jibes thrown at AAT.


Regards, Mark