Date: Mon, 30 Aug 1999 13:14:41 EDT
Subject: Re: Twins
In a message dated 8/30/99 11:30:15 AM Central Daylight Time,
> Until shown otherwise, of course.
> Occam does like looking at this genetically, though. Even to taste
> propensity, because the taste of the toothpaste _could_ be considered one
> of the paramount determinants of choice, assuming they have both tasted
> others, and assuming they aren't just choosing for price, and....
> - Wade
Okay, toothpaste might be arguably genetic, assuming that they really were
choosing them based on taste, and had really run a taste test of all
available brands. The eeriness has extended to less obviously genetic
things, however, such dressing style, home decorations, even names of pets
and significant others. I think Occam would have more trouble with a genetic
explanation for some of that.
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