Friday Fluff – July 1st, 2011

By Razib Khan | July 1, 2011 4:58 pm


1) Post from the past: Blood of the British.

2) Weird search query of the week: “khan cannabilism and evolution.” FYI, I abstain from consumption of human flesh.

3) Comment of the week, in response to “Reify my genes!”:

I’m going to venture a guess that 12 and 29 are a wildly attractive and completely anonymous white female and Indian male.

4) And finally, your weekly fluff fix:

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Comments (6)

  1. !!! Did you get a new kat or did they make a buddy?

  2. that’s the neighbor. he’s been in other posts. must have been before your time? he chills at our place a lot, and even comes in the house. he’s buddies with the black one.

  3. Dwight E. Howell

    The cat I am feeding always committed assault and battery with intent to kill on other cats until it recently made a friend for reasons that escape me.

  4. Kiwiguy

    Is the neighbor a burmese (maybe a tonkinese)?

  5. So you have two cats and you share a third.

  6. #4, siamese manx. but yeah, he has a thickness which is more burmese.


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I have degrees in biology and biochemistry, a passion for genetics, history, and philosophy, and shrimp is my favorite food. In relation to nationality I'm a American Northwesterner, in politics I'm a reactionary, and as for religion I have none (I'm an atheist). If you want to know more, see the links at


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