lacking//chromosome

On Thursday’s Today newspaper, the excerpt writes the following.

The guys on _Project Superstar_ may lack the X chromosome – but not the X-factor

Source: TODAY (Singapore) newspaper, published on Thursday, June 2, 2005.

I pitied the men who lost their X chromosome due to the reporters failure to do a little bit more research. At least the men themselves are truly wonderous since they manage to survive till this date with just a Y chromosome.

[While women has 2 X chromosomes in each cell in normal conditions, men has an X and a Y chromosome.]