polygamous heterosexuality & pregnancy

jeff frelinger jfrelin at med.unc.edu
Tue Oct 27 10:15:38 EST 1998

You might want to read Ray Owen's 48 Science paper about cattle.  This kind
of event showed that tolerance is acquired.
Lori wrote in message <36324872.A61C31D5 at nospam.com>...
>anonymous wrote:
>> Hi,
>> During a lecture in Psychology 18: Human Development, the following
>> statements we're made by several classmates but could not be verified,
>> Concerning polygamous heterosexuality & pregnancy:
>> * A woman's regular partner's sperm will be dominant and agressively
>> "attack" a foreign or new partner's sperm if both are present in the
>> sexual organs at the same time. ( Territorial Phagocytosis of some sort
>> * A woman who has sperm in her from 2 different partners, will fertilize
>> with the partner who has given her the most pleasure and/or the partner
>> she has the strongest attraction for. ( Does orgasm have any
>> effects on fertility?)
>> Can anyone verify these or similiar points and possibly site case studies
>> research?
>> Please respond via this newsgroup.
>> Thank you.
>> No, this is not a request for help with homework. It's just a very
>> provocative & interesting subject that I'd like 2 hear more about.
>A couple years ago a woman in Colorado gave birth to faternal twins of
>each had a different father.  The story was that this woman was in the
>of a divorce and somehow  (to make the story short) ending up having sex
>her soon to be ex-husband and then later returned home and had sex with her
>boyfriend (soon to be husband) within approx. a few hours.  No one
>anything till after one of the babies were born looked like her exhusband -
>paternity tests were done and did prove that the exhusband did father one
>the children and the other child was from the other man.
>Something to think about.

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