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Old Jan 6, 2003, 06:49 PM   #1
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Parents of "clone" refuse DNA testing

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn...-2003Jan6.html

"The testing has been blocked by the parents of the baby, according to Clonaid, the company that made the claim Dec. 27. Clonaid was founded by the Raelian religious sect that believes space aliens created life on Earth, and acknowledges that outside DNA testing would be needed to make their claim credible. "

As soon as this story came out I kept expecting that the parents of the "clone" would refuse DNA testing without explanation. No surprise here
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Old Jan 6, 2003, 07:50 PM   #2
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That's not the topper. Today their scientist/lead reporter for this event quit the group or his job with the group. Things that make you go hmmmm
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Old Jan 7, 2003, 05:34 PM   #3
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*tries to look surprised*

wackos, every one. i don't know what the point of this little stunt was, except perhaps to get themselves in the limelight for a while... maybe they're crazy enough to think the world would believe it without tests. all in all, of course, it discredits them to no end...


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Old Jan 7, 2003, 07:38 PM   #4
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Wonder is the 2nd clone born to a Lesbian couple in Europe will have DNA testing?

My guess would be don't hold your breath!

There credibilty is shattred!
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Old Jan 7, 2003, 07:57 PM   #5
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What credibilty? It was a scam from the start.
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