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Old 02-17-2012, 07:56 AM
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Originally Posted by BrainGlutton View Post
Even the Jews assimilated to (and in the process changed) the mainstream culture, which they never had before anywhere else.
Now that's just not true. In some places, Jews assimilated so well you have a hard time telling they're Jews anymore, and the thing has to be settled with genetic testing and the like, such as the Ethiopian Beta Israel, Indian Cochin & Chinese Kaifeng or the completely assimilated-to-the-point-of-absorption Lemba of Southern Africa.