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March 2010

We Exist Because Our Ancestors Had Lots of Sex with Lots of Different People

You and I did not come from monogamous ancestry. We came from folks who enjoyed fucking – a lot. Otherwise, we wouldn’t be here.

It’s really simple to understand. The monogamous couple, who slept only with one another, who only had children with one another – and lived together in monogamous bliss – simply didn’t survive. One virus, one cheeta attack, one flood, one cold snap could wipe out the entire family. End of that story. End of lineage. Where as, the ancestors who inadvertently diversified their gene pool by having sex with lots of different people, in different locations, over their entire lifetime – ensured the survival of their lineage. read more