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All blue-eyed people have a single ancestor in common
www.businessinsider.com ^ | Sep. 21, 2017, 3:50 PM | Zach Williams and Jessica Orwig

Posted on 09/22/2017 1:55:00 PM PDT by Red Badger

New research shows that all blue-eyed people share a common ancestor. This person lived more than 6,000 years ago and carried a genetic mutation that has now spread across the world.

The exact cause remains to be determined but scientists do know that eye color began to change long before recorded history began. The following is a transcript of the video.

All blue-eyed people have one ancestor in common, born around 6,000-10,000 years ago. Blue eyes are caused by a gene mutation. For years, researchers had searched for it on the OCA2 gene. The OCA2 gene determines how much brown pigment is in our eyes. But what they were looking for wasn't there at all.

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TOPICS: Culture/Society
KEYWORDS: blue; blueeyes; dna; eye; genetics; ggg; history; nordic
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1 posted on 09/22/2017 1:55:00 PM PDT by Red Badger
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To: Red Badger

It wasn’t a random mutation.

It was genetic engineering.


2 posted on 09/22/2017 1:56:54 PM PDT by KyCats
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3 posted on 09/22/2017 1:57:24 PM PDT by DoughtyOne (John McBane is the turd in the national puch-bowl.)
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Gosh.

I didn’t know Frank Sinatra was that old.


4 posted on 09/22/2017 1:57:26 PM PDT by blueunicorn6 ("A crack shot and a good dancer")
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To: Red Badger

“New research shows that all blue-eyed people share a common ancestor. This person lived more than 6,000 years ago and carried a genetic mutation that has now spread across the world.”

How many people did he have sex with?!? He’s the White Wilt Chamberlain....


5 posted on 09/22/2017 1:58:04 PM PDT by EEGator
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To: KyCats
It was genetic engineering.

Marked by the aliens that engineered us.
6 posted on 09/22/2017 1:58:56 PM PDT by akalinin (www.sterlingheightsreport.com)
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To: blueunicorn6

Well, he did get around!


7 posted on 09/22/2017 1:58:59 PM PDT by House Atreides (Send BOTH Hillary & Bill to prison.)
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To: EEGator

There were less people and they were shorter back then.................


8 posted on 09/22/2017 1:59:01 PM PDT by Red Badger (Road Rage lasts 5 minutes. Road Rash lasts 5 months!.....................)
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To: EEGator

Of all the “genetic mutations” that expose themselves each day lately, this one’s not so bad.


9 posted on 09/22/2017 1:59:34 PM PDT by glennaro
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To: KyCats

What about green eyes? Or hazel eyes?..................


10 posted on 09/22/2017 1:59:50 PM PDT by Red Badger (Road Rage lasts 5 minutes. Road Rash lasts 5 months!.....................)
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To: Red Badger

Who’s your daddy?


11 posted on 09/22/2017 2:00:25 PM PDT by backwoods-engineer (Trump won; I celebrated; I'm good. Let's get on with the civil war now.)
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To: House Atreides; EEGator

I used to work with a guy who had two different eye colors. One blue and one green..................


12 posted on 09/22/2017 2:00:52 PM PDT by Red Badger (Road Rage lasts 5 minutes. Road Rash lasts 5 months!.....................)
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To: blueunicorn6; Impy; GOPsterinMA; NFHale

Frank and I have the same ancestor. ;-D


14 posted on 09/22/2017 2:01:50 PM PDT by fieldmarshaldj (Je Suis Pepe)
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15 posted on 09/22/2017 2:02:22 PM PDT by Rebelbase
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To: Red Badger

So... about the time the Bible says God created Adam.


16 posted on 09/22/2017 2:04:15 PM PDT by mrsmith (Dumb sluts: Lifeblood of the Media, Backbone of the Democrat/RINO Party!)
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Approximately...............


17 posted on 09/22/2017 2:04:42 PM PDT by Red Badger (Road Rage lasts 5 minutes. Road Rash lasts 5 months!.....................)
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To: Drew68

18 posted on 09/22/2017 2:06:01 PM PDT by Red Badger (Road Rage lasts 5 minutes. Road Rash lasts 5 months!.....................)
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To: Red Badger

Max Scherzer, Washington Nationals pitching ace, has two different-color eyes.


19 posted on 09/22/2017 2:06:35 PM PDT by FoxInSocks ("Hope is not a course of action." -- M. O'Neal, USMC)
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To: Drew68

LOL!! Probably true too.


20 posted on 09/22/2017 2:06:50 PM PDT by WKUHilltopper (WKU 2016 Boca Raton Bowl Champions)
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