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Topic: The Language Fossils Buried in Every Cell of Your Body
Message: Posted by: panlives (Oct 26, 2011 04:30PM)
A British family with a bizarre speech deficit 
has led linguists to FOXP2: a gene that begins to 
explain how our ancestors acquired language.


http://discovermagazine.com/2011/oct/08-the-brain-language-fossils-buried-in-your-cells
Message: Posted by: ed rhodes (Oct 27, 2011 04:44AM)
ARTHUR: (to caveman) It's on a triple word score and... I've explained the rules to you... put down the jawbone!"

FORD: Arthur, what are you doing?

ARTHUR: Trying to teach the cavemen to play Scrabble. It's uphill work. The only word they know is "ugh" and they can't spell it!