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Re: Brin listee not smarter than a 5th grader (blush)

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  • Alberto Vieira Ferreira Monteiro
    ... Except that K tha-Jon does not have Orca genes, he has Feresa attenuata genes, which is a species of dolphin called the _pigmy killer whale_. The text is
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      PAT MATHEWS wrote:
      >
      > Yup. I watch "Are you Smarter than a Fifth Grader" and write down my own
      > answers just for fun. And I missed a question onthat anyone who has read
      > "Startide Rising" should have been able to ace.
      >
      > "An orca, often called a killer whale, is a species of dolphin. True? Or
      > False?"
      >
      > Well, as the Streaker's crew could tell you, the answer is True. And is my
      > face red!
      >
      Except that K'tha-Jon does not have Orca genes, he has "Feresa attenuata"
      genes, which is a species of dolphin called the _pigmy killer whale_. The
      text is careful not to assign any ex-cathedra attribution of orcaness to him.

      Alberto Monteiro
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