Skip to comments.Early Human Dads Stayed at Home While Females Roamed
Posted on 06/03/2011 4:39:07 AM PDT by SunkenCiv
(Excerpt) Read more at news.discovery.com ...
The skull of one of the primates, Australopithecus africanus, appears here. Courtesy of Darryl de Ruiter
I think the women "roamed" because they were kidnapped in battle, or were married off to bring peace or unity between groups. Remember, women were often considered chattel.
Headline is moronic
I think that your, I believe correct, hypothesis is too politically incorrect for the current crop of academics and journalists. Such oppression of women only began when George W. Bush became President. ;-)
I'm just sayin'...
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I didn’t ping you, and yet you clicked on that very headline. IOW, the headline — which I didn’t write — did the job it was supposed to do.
They figured this out by looking at 19 teeth. You know, the things that pass for science these days...
“Why look, Jane, there’s cat feces in those teeth. They ate cats!”
“No, remember there were feral cats using this ground as a cat box.”
“Damnit! That won’t help us get another grant!”
Ha! Kind of like the ents and their ent-wives!
Wow. I kinda like the image of roving horny women back in the day, complete with club, hunting for a male to breed with.
I surrender, Dear.
This must have been when the remote control was first invented.
Not much of a change, the men just stayed living in their mom’s caves, eating mammoth pizza and playing X-Rox all day...
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