Posted By:terry kelley
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Subject:...and they all got lead poisoning from the wine...
Post Date:December 05, 2012 at 11:34:25
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Recent interview on NPR discussed the Romans and their habit of adding lead to flavor the wine.

If most of the adult population was poisoned by the wine, did this do any damage to the genes that could be inherited by the descendants.