black and white twins born in Australia (1 Viewer)

antipop

drool mop
Gold VIP Contributor
Joined
Oct 4, 2004
Messages
46,283
Reaction score
26,089
Age
44
Location
Kenneria
Offline
i think this happened a few years back in europe somewhere as well
 

Algsaint

SR is my life!
Joined
Aug 31, 2003
Messages
14,896
Reaction score
4,363
Offline
That's amazing. Beautiful babies.
 
OP
tomwaits

tomwaits

Frontier Psychiatrist
Joined
Aug 1, 2002
Messages
16,179
Reaction score
6,004
Age
45
Location
Pflugerville, TX
Offline
I didn't know it was possible. I thought they would both have a skin tone inbetween the mother's and the father's.
 

BullDawg

Gone but will never forgotten. R.I.P. Nate
Joined
Aug 13, 1998
Messages
41,147
Reaction score
3,271
Age
49
Location
Anniston, AL
Offline
I'm confused...how is that genetically possible?
 

DavidM

Admin Emeritus
VIP Contributor
Joined
Sep 1, 1999
Messages
46,056
Reaction score
20,765
Offline

BullDawg

Gone but will never forgotten. R.I.P. Nate
Joined
Aug 13, 1998
Messages
41,147
Reaction score
3,271
Age
49
Location
Anniston, AL
Offline
Ok...so this would mean that one or both of the parents were genetically mixed as well.
 

Ted

muddlin'
Gold VIP Contributor
Joined
Aug 1, 1997
Messages
13,281
Reaction score
1,236
Age
57
Location
Bethesda, MD
Offline
it said that the mom is white and the dad is black. I suppose that just as kids in the same family have different genes that win out, that's what happened here. Or then there's bclemms' theory ;)
 

Jayden

Guest
Joined
May 10, 2006
Messages
947
Reaction score
2
Age
50
Location
Funroe
Offline
I'm confused...how is that genetically possible?
It's very possable. Just because one looks more black than the other doesn't mean they are. They are both equally white and black.

Many people that may appear all black, but may have a lot of white in their genes, and vise versa.

You have to look at other things rather than skin color. You have to look at other things (genetic traits of that ethnic group) like freckles, moles, Stork bites, Mongolion spots.

I have a friend that adopted twin babies. The mother was white, but the mother didn't know which man was the father. The father was black, and the babies don't look like they have any white in them at all.
 

Guntrain

Guest
Joined
Sep 26, 2006
Messages
50
Reaction score
0
Location
Metairie
Offline
Amazing...it would be interesting to see who they develop and how their looks change over time. I agree with Jayden, they are both pretty babies!
 

Create an account or login to comment

You must be a member in order to leave a comment

Create account

Create an account on our community. It's easy!

Log in

Already have an account? Log in here.

Users Who Are Viewing This Thread (Users: 0, Guests: 1)



New Orleans Saints Twitter Feed

Headlines

Top Bottom