They essentially IGNORED the really BIG story...
Adam L. Beberg
Tue, 4 Dec 2001 08:02:50 -0800 (PST)
On Tue, 4 Dec 2001, Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:
> Jeff Bone wrote:
> > Some sleep researchers think that sleep is actually an
> > evolutionary anachronism --- a fitness adaptation that
> > kept diurnal animals still and hidden from nocturnal
> > predators, and vice versa.
> So what's snoring? Nature's version of a Darwin award
> competition? :-)
Sleep Apnea/SIDS - genetic.
obesity - thus making a large slow-moving meal.
flabby throat muscles (usually due to alchohol) - trivial prey.
So if it snores, dont take it camping with you ;)
- Adam L. "Duncan" Beberg