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First modern Britons had dark/black skin.

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by Kentonio, Feb 7, 2018.

  1. Kentonio

    Kentonio Well-Known Member

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    "The genome of Cheddar Man, who lived 10,000 years ago, suggests that he had blue eyes, dark skin and dark curly hair

    The fossil, known as Cheddar Man, was unearthed more than a century ago in Gough’s Cave in Somerset. Intense speculation has built up around Cheddar Man’s origins and appearance because he lived shortly after the first settlers crossed from continental Europe to Britain at the end of the last ice age. People of white British ancestry alive today are descendants of this population.

    It was initially assumed that Cheddar Man had pale skin and fair hair, but his DNA paints a different picture, strongly suggesting he had blue eyes, a very dark brown to black complexion and dark curly hair.

    The discovery shows that the genes for lighter skin became widespread in European populations far later than originally thought – and that skin colour was not always a proxy for geographic origin in the way it is often seen to be today."

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    First modern Britons had 'dark to black' skin, Cheddar Man DNA analysis reveals

    Awesome. Many of us are now waiting to watch our Britain First/white nationalist communities explode into confused self-hatred. :smile:
     
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  2. Sanoy

    Sanoy Well-Known Member

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    I thought he was from Wisconsin.

    (I can already hear the Hebrew Israelites on this.)
     
  3. ChadTheHoser

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    Very interesting! I agree; whats a skinhead to do? LOL
     
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