Been very busy of late.
1) Post from the past: Of pigs, people and porcine polygenism.
2) Weird search query of the week: “kate gosselin before and after.”
3) Comment of the week, in response to Why Melanesians are blonde resolved?:
…Besides melianin production, tyrosinase (and hence Tyrp1) is at a key step of catecholamine synthesis. And anything effecting neurotransmitter synthesis has potential to significantly affect fitness. Pleiotropy is a rule rather than exception.
4) And finally, your weekly fluff fix. I met this “Kitler” in Coeur d’Alene: