Redheads get a a lot of grief. Or, at least, they seem to be the butt of quite a few jokes. But this is silly because redheads are super cool. The actual most common eye color for redheads is brown, whereas the blue and red combination is actually rather rare. The recessive gene that is responsible for the red hair, MC1R, is a genetic mutation.
Where Are All the Redheads?
Fear and Loathing
Redheads are witches. From the s through the s, red-haired women deemed to be witches were murdered by the thousands. So, obviously, a redhead would have had plenty of marks for them to choose from.
Redheads have fiery tantrums
The redheaded stepchild. The insatiable ginger girl-next-door. The wimpy redhead who can't handle going to the dentist.
Throughout history, redheads have been feared and revered, loathed and adored, degraded and exalted. No other single human trait has provoked such a dichotomy of emotions in such a large number of fellow humans. It is as boiling is to freezing or despair is to hope. It is as hate is to love. There are degrees of reddishness when referring to hair, including ginger, auburn reddish brown , and strawberry blonde. Red hair is found most commonly at the western fringes of Europe. Leading the pack, Scotland, Ireland, Wales and England have the most redheads. The U.