Do “Shufflebottoms” bottom shuffle?
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    Dear Editor

    In an outstanding piece of medical detective work, Drs Fox, Palmer and Davies lay to rest the widespread myth that bottom shuffling is a dominantly inherited trait with such penetrance that it can be traced back to mediaeval times by simple nomenclature. Thus Shufflebottoms do not bottom-shuffle more than Walkers. Whether it is appropriate for doctors from Luton to be examining such an area of Lancastri...

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