Girl, what? No boy has been born in this Polish village for 10 years
The shortage of males is so bad that the mayor has offered a cash reward for the first family to have a son
It was during a competition for junior firefighters that someone drew attention to the entrants from the small Polish village of Miejsce Odrzanskie. Every one of the uniformed children was a girl.
The reason is as simple as it is surprising. No boys have been born in Miejsce Odrzanskie for almost a decade, while the village’s women in the rural backwater of 300 souls have given birth to 12 girls.
The shortage of boys is so acute that the mayor has offered a cash reward for the first family to produce a son...