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To: Renfield
The original super weapon on the planet was the atlatl, not the bow. The task to hand was killing hominids, particularly Neanderthals, and arrows would not have gotten them killed quickly enough...

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4 posted on 08/19/2013 6:38:16 AM PDT by varmintman
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To: varmintman

Correct, but since your common knowledge wasn’t subject to peer review it can’t be considered science. You need peer review to take obvious observations and twist them into grandious sweeping conclusions.


5 posted on 08/19/2013 6:47:12 AM PDT by USNBandit (sarcasm engaged at all times)
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