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arwalden Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-28-06 08:36 AM
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40. What Does "Once-Removed" Mean?
Edited on Tue Feb-28-06 08:38 AM by arwalden
Ah... never mind... I found a wikipedia entry for it.
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  -Today I discovered that I am related, by blood, to........................ El Supremo  Feb-27-06 09:53 PM   #0 
  - That's kind of like biting your tongue.  varkam   Feb-27-06 09:54 PM   #1 
  - El Supremo; YOU ARE NOT A CROOK!!!  Massacure   Feb-27-06 09:54 PM   #2 
  - Shoot, fret not...  GainesT1958   Feb-27-06 09:54 PM   #3 
  - thats worth a vote.  caligirl   Feb-27-06 09:54 PM   #4 
  - You know your motto is what my pastor has on his car.  El Supremo   Feb-27-06 10:01 PM   #13 
     - The God is my co pilot saying was started by a P40 pilot, a fighter  caligirl   Feb-27-06 10:11 PM   #23 
        - My father (an airline captain) used to greet his new first officers with:  El Supremo   Feb-27-06 10:14 PM   #24 
           - LOL, hubby was a pilot too. And he had those sentiments with a few  caligirl   Feb-27-06 10:21 PM   #27 
  - So, have you scheduled an exorcism yet? You know, just in case.  Arkansas Granny   Feb-27-06 09:56 PM   #5 
  - When El Supremo does it, it's not illegal...  ClassWarrior   Feb-27-06 09:57 PM   #6 
  - Ewww.  Dhampir Kampf   Feb-27-06 09:58 PM   #7 
  - Please find your way to the Soylent Green redistribution centre.  Tom Yossarian Joad   Feb-27-06 09:58 PM   #8 
  - Awwww! Don't sweat it, El.  Wilms   Feb-27-06 09:58 PM   #9 
  - I'm so sorry. I know how it feels in a way. I am a decendant of Henry  mom cat   Feb-27-06 09:58 PM   #10 
  - Woof!  El Supremo   Feb-27-06 10:03 PM   #15 
  - He was a paranoid freak and a crook  Mythsaje   Feb-27-06 09:59 PM   #11 
  - He also pushed to start Methadone clinics....  Ragazz68   Feb-27-06 10:04 PM   #16 
     - I honestly think he was mentally ill...n/t  Mythsaje   Feb-27-06 10:07 PM   #19 
  - Well, better Nixon than Bush, don't you think?  SeattleGirl   Feb-27-06 10:01 PM   #12 
  - Many millions of Americans are related to Bush  dragonlady   Feb-27-06 10:10 PM   #20 
  - Thanks.  El Supremo   Feb-27-06 10:11 PM   #21 
  - Do you find that you have an urge to record . . .  CrazyOrangeCat   Feb-27-06 10:02 PM   #14 
  - No, but I like...  El Supremo   Feb-27-06 10:06 PM   #18 
  - oh my.... congratulations?  npincus   Feb-27-06 10:06 PM   #17 
  - That means Julie and Tricia are your 8th cousins.  TahitiNut   Feb-27-06 10:11 PM   #22 
  - Do you have a "Republican cloth coat"?  GrumpyGreg   Feb-27-06 10:19 PM   #25 
  - No, but I'm not giving up Checkers! n/t  El Supremo   Feb-27-06 10:20 PM   #26 
  - My grandmother was Liz Taylor  scot   Feb-27-06 10:59 PM   #28 
  - Don't feel bad. I'm related to Bush.  PVK   Feb-27-06 11:20 PM   #29 
  - OMG, I'm a 4th, twice removed. Misery loves company PVK!  KzooDem   Feb-27-06 11:23 PM   #31 
  - Me, too, alas.  Spider Jerusalem   Feb-27-06 11:27 PM   #32 
  - Who's bringing the potato salad to the family reunion?  Oregonian   Feb-28-06 10:12 AM   #44 
  - We might be related  LynneSin   Feb-28-06 12:55 PM   #46 
  - to the Bush relatives on this thread -- some of his 2nd cousins oppose him  Lisa   Feb-28-06 05:32 PM   #48 
  - We are all related, so don't feel too bad.  Swamp Rat   Feb-27-06 11:21 PM   #30 
  - Hi Cousin  Indy_Dem_Defender   Feb-28-06 03:29 AM   #33 
  - davie crockett  ikhor   Feb-28-06 03:49 AM   #34 
  - Nyah, nyah, my presidential relation is a Democrat!  Rowdyboy   Feb-28-06 07:54 AM   #35 
  - MrG is related to none other than Hugh Hefner.  MrsGrumpy   Feb-28-06 07:55 AM   #36 
  - With news like this, I'm going to avoid looking into my heritage.  NNadir   Feb-28-06 08:05 AM   #37 
  - We may not have Nixon to kick around anymore...  Vash the Stampede   Feb-28-06 08:27 AM   #38 
  - Hey, at least you have Quaker blood. I'm related to Patton  Patiod   Feb-28-06 08:34 AM   #39 
  - What Does "Once-Removed" Mean?  arwalden   Feb-28-06 08:36 AM   #40 
  - Hello Cousin...  SaveElmer   Feb-28-06 09:32 AM   #41 
  - It could be worse -- you could've had Bush blood.  Oregonian   Feb-28-06 10:11 AM   #42 
  - Robert the Bruce, king of Scotland, is in my lineage somewhere...  derby378   Feb-28-06 10:12 AM   #43 
  - I'm 5th cousin to the current idiot  LynneSin   Feb-28-06 10:17 AM   #45 
  - I remember reading that Nixon and Jimmy Carter were fifth cousins...  ZombieNixon   Feb-28-06 12:58 PM   #47 

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