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  1. Standard memberdrewnogal
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    They, the sperm bank, obviously withdrew from the wrong account.
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    03 Oct '14 04:371 edit
    Originally posted by Great Big Stees
    They, the sperm bank, obviously withdrew from the wrong account.
    The kid might be an opportunity for the 98% white community to embrace diversity. I would love to follow this story from a noninvasive distance.

    Interesting sidebar:

    http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/ohio-town-trustee-says-biracial-sperm-mixup-baby-welcome-n216866
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  5. Subscribersonhouse
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    03 Oct '14 11:17
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    There is a word for this, let's see, just what is that word, wait, I'll think of it in a minute.

    Oh yeah. I think the word is LITIGATION.
  6. Standard memberredbadger
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    03 Oct '14 12:33
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    There is a word for this, let's see, just what is that word, wait, I'll think of it in a minute.

    Oh yeah. I think the word is LITIGATION.
    you get what you pay for.
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  8. Standard memberHandyAndy
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    Guess who's coming to dinner.
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  10. SubscriberKewpie
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    03 Oct '14 23:50
    I love the concept that a handful of money is going to fix the problem.
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    I have a feeling the kid will be fine, unless the media decides to stalk.
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    My limited knowledge of genetics leads me to this question..."Is there any way that skin pigmentation could show up generations later?" In other words, in other instances than this particular situation, is it possible that a donor could be white and didn't know he had the gene for dark skin?

    It brings to mind another question..."Are sperm banks responsible for the appearance of every recessive gene?"

    It would seem to me that when it comes to reproduction, there are no guarantees...I'm almost certain that my ex would like our children to look like less of me than him...

    ...hmmmmm....many questions...
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    04 Oct '14 14:38
    Originally posted by hakima
    My limited knowledge of genetics leads me to this question..."Is there any way that skin pigmentation could show up generations later?" In other words, in other instances than this particular situation, is it possible that a donor could be white and didn't know he had the gene for dark skin?

    It brings to mind another question..."Are sperm banks responsible ...[text shortened]... ex would like our children to look like less of me than him...

    ...hmmmmm....many questions...
    Concerning you last comment re: you children's looks, perhaps plastic surgery....seems to be, along with tattoos, the thing to do.





    I am, of course being silly...sorta. 😉
  14. Standard memberredbadger
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    Originally posted by HandyAndy
    Guess who's coming to dinner.
    not in my abode little andy
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    05 Oct '14 04:14
    Originally posted by Great Big Stees
    Concerning you last comment re: you children's looks, perhaps plastic surgery....seems to be, along with tattoos, the thing to do.





    I am, of course being silly...sorta. 😉
    HA! Poor man would not be caught dead with a tat...

    I've got mine second cheek to the right and straight on 'til morning... 😉
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