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Here’s John Stossel debunking the notion that marrying your cousin is necessarily dangerous. My understanding, for what it’s worth, is that close consanguinity leads to an intensification of traits — both bad, like birth defects and diseases, and good — like nice looks and intelligence. I find the idea repellent, but for social not biological reasons. Would you want your child’s in-laws to be your sister and her husband? 



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