The Taíno are extinct – dienekes asks, “How timorous has the modern scientific culture become…?” heh.
Conservatives ARE more squeamish than liberals: Study finds right-wingers are more easily disgusted – “[P]eople like to imagine their political views are rational, rather than physical. But they [the researchers] pointed out that it’s far more likely that the disgust response could influence a person’s politics than the other way round.”
Childhood poverty leaves its mark on adult genetics – “Genes can be reset during early life in profoundly different ways depending on whether children grow up in privileged or deprived households, a landmark study has shown.”
Porn is Addictive — from dennis mangan.
Few Chinese Americans Hold Non-Mortgage Debt? — from parapundit.
Local Knowledge — from greg cochran.
bonus: Ricardo Duchesne’s Intellectual Defense of the West – from kevin macdonald.