It's the Tudor's Fault
Minister warns of ‘inbred’ Muslims - Times Online
A government minister has warned that inbreeding among immigrants is causing a surge in birth defects - comments likely to spark a new row over the place of Muslims in British society.
Phil Woolas, an environment minister, said the culture of arranged marriages between first cousins was the “elephant in the room”.
British Pakistanis are 13 times more likely to have children with genetic disorders than the general population.
But maybe we shouldn't be blaming the rural Pakistanian heritage for this disaster, maybe we should look closer to home...
Cousins are the only genetic relations who are allowed to marry. It was originally illegal, until King Henry VIII changed the law to allow him to marry his own cousin.
But then he was Welsh, wasn't he?