Monthly Archives: August 2012

G4BB 82: Revisiting Uncle Wiki’s Cousins

Revisiting Uncle Wiki’s Cousins 82.1  It all started when I was re-reading G4BB 65: Uncle Wiki’s Cousins. You know, I try to make these blogs interesting to people who are interested in kinship…and if I don’t enjoy reading them myself, … Continue reading

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G4BB 81: She’s NOT Your What Again?

She’s NOT Your What Again? Dear G4BB: I found your explanation of why Andy Taylor is Aunt Bee’s 1st cousin once removed…Andy’s father is Bee’s 1st cousin, not brother…very interesting. But aren’t you assuming that when Andy calls Bee’s niece … Continue reading

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G4BB 80: …deep in the Mail Silo…

…deep in the Mail Silo… Dear G4BB:  I was googling “grand cousins” when I came across this on the Yahoo! Answers  site…LOL! … from Ginger in Bakersfield 80.1  No kidding. Hilarious. See, when you don’t know something, you can flail about, … Continue reading

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G4BB 79: Yes, We Now Have Grand Cousins

Yes, We Now Have Grand Cousins 79.1  I have on numerous occasions at this blog advocated the Spanish language system of referring to collateral relatives…that is, the “2nd uncle/nephew” formulation, instead of the confusing “cousin removed ascending/descending” system we use … Continue reading

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