Category Archives: nurture vs. nature and I.Q.

Risk of dementia along racial/ethnic lines

Those familiar with Human Biodiversity (HBD) are aware of the ubiquitous hierarchy of races Asian-white-Hispanic/Mideastern-black. Average IQ, propensity for violence, time-orientation, muscle-mass, bone-density, and several other traits follow this pattern. So it shouldn’t be surprising that a study of dementia … Continue reading

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Discover’s HBD kit: Some assembly required

You can’t send firearms via U.S. mail, and you shouldn’t try to transport explosives with your carry-on luggage on a commercial flight. But it is possible to transport the components, and then assemble them later. In the same way, some … Continue reading

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Social Bias Within The Academic and Political Establishment

Why do we refuse to recognize the obvious and how do popularity and gender fit into this? Robert Jinman does a great job tying it all together. Highly recommended:  Social Bias Within The Academic and Political Establishment

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The lesbian vs. transgender conflict

Latte Island has a series of posts about ongoing clashes between transgender activists and lesbian activists. There’s even a video showing a confrontation between the groups during a march. In the video, lesbian activist Cathy Brennan can be heard telling … Continue reading

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Affirmative action for math-challenged women

If you’re not the sharpest knife in the drawer and you’re a white male, then you’re just a “dumb person” with few rights or privileges.  But if you’re also a “minority” or female, then this works to your advantage.  “Affirmative … Continue reading

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Playing favorites with kids

Time Magazine recently had an article about a study dealing with the favoritism many parents display toward one of their children: One oft-cited study showed that about 70% of fathers and 65% of mothers exhibit a preference for one child … Continue reading

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Feeling sorry for yourself?

Perhaps you shouldn’t; there is always somebody worse off than you – like this guy, who chose to skip the office mega-pool lottery purchase.  In hindsight, perhaps he should have bought that ticket: A hapless state information-technology worker who usually … Continue reading

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