From: "Andy Robertson"
Subject: Re: (urth) Liev's Postpostulate Date: Sat, 11 May 2002 08:49:43 +0100 ----- Original Message ----- From: "Jeff Wilson" < > > Possibly they were an ancient human colony or abductee group that went > > through a evolutionary bottleneck. Or possibly Victor merely believes > > this. > > But Dollo's law is crap; it's violated by marine mammals, and moths that > alight on trees in once-polluted areas. > No, it's not crap, but like most things about biology it is a rule rather than a law. But of course this is significant for what it tells us about Victor's assumptions, not the ficticious real biology of Saint Anne hartshorn --