Thursday, May 11, 2006

This just in: Cavemen behaved like cavemen!   posted by dobeln @ 5/11/2006 01:50:00 PM

The BBC reports on a new study of Neolithic injuries:

A survey of British skulls from the early part of the New Stone Age, or Neolithic, shows societies then were more violent than was supposed.

Blunt instruments such as clubs were responsible for most of the trauma.

If this can be seen as news is doubtful, as the subject has already been explored extensively in a long-running and widely viewed documentary series...