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Old 05-26-2017, 02:30 PM   #45132
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Originally Posted by OLChemist View Post
The sad thing is they're probably Native people from Peru or Ecuador. But, to be recognized as Indians they have to dress like a cartoon Indian.

The docent/guide kept having to tell the non-Indian folks in our group that Cherokee's didn't wear headdresses.

(On that trip, I also ate the best kanuchi and grape dumplings, making me a culinary Cherokee wannabe, LOL.)
You most probably hit the point and if so, that is very sad. They have their own distinct culture which should be recognized.

Becoming a wannabe seems a very easy and fast to happen reality.
With reading books about NDN's, Indians and other things, I obviously must be a wannabe.

Wardancer's assumption of belonging to the Lost Tribe of Israel,
Ha hm. As far as I can prove, no ancestor is farther form the East and South than 50°27′16″ N and 30°31′25″ E.
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