Wednesday, March 08, 2006
Nobody messed with your color settings on your computer. Kian and Remee are fraternal twin sisters. Kian was born black and Remee was born white. The parents of the girls are each of mixed race with both having a white mother and a black father. Geneticists have concluded that the odds of this type of birth occurring from this type of coupling are a million to one.
I would imagine that sociologists will be keeping a close eye on these little girls. It seems an excellent opportunity to study just what effect peoples view of race mold our personality and life from a young age.
For more on the story, here is a link to Snopes.com.
I am so proud of myself. Not once in the story did I stray from political correctness, and pose the question. Why didn't they name them after the R&B Group, 'Salt n Pepah.'