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Other than those demon cats and weird naked mole rats, most land mammals have a nice luxurious fur covering. Why don't we have a nice natural shiny coat that is not subject to fashion changes?


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Why did we lose our fur?


Some of us didn't.
 
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Why did we lose our fur?


Some of us didn't.

So you're Italian?


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We evolved away from it about the time we discovered fire.....for fairly obvious reasons.
 
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My step son didn't. 15, half Spanish and half German, looks like a Wookie


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Why did we lose our fur?


Some of us didn't.

So you're Italian?


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Global warming, duh Big Grin


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So you're Italian?


I'm like an Italian Husky (although my tail doesn't keep the snow off my back...)

Can you say...sweater vest? My friends claim this is why I love the cold weather.... Smile
 
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'cause it was tight...


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We didn't get anything fun. No prehensile tails, no compound eyes, fangs or anything. Razz


 
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I for one am glad we did. Who would want to play with hairy boobs? Yuk!!

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ug. You should have warned us.


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We didn't get anything fun. No prehensile tails, no compound eyes, fangs or anything. Razz


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because our progressively less hairy ancestors were more successful at breeding.




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Because God created us this way.



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Because God created us this way.


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My hunch would be that our big brains are a lot more heat sensitive than mammals with smaller brains. As a result those who had the ability to shed heat more efficiently survived and those who lacked that ability didn't survive.


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The GF hasn't quite lost all of hers.



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No prehensile tails, no compound eyes, fangs or anything.


Speak for yourself there normal guy.
 
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