and on that note: We Are All Laurasians – from the reluctant apostate.
The Spread of Inequality – “In variable environments, stratified societies spread more and are also better able to survive resource shortages by sequestering mortality in the lower classes.”
Willingness to lie manipulated with magnets – “Magnetic stimulation of parts of the prefrontal cortex can influence the propensity to lie or tell the truth”
The Level and Nature of Autistic Intelligence II: What about Asperger Syndrome? – “Asperger individuals’ scores are much higher when they are evaluated by a test called Raven’s Progressive Matrices, which encompasses reasoning, novel problem-solving abilities, and high-level abstraction.” [source] – from the research article: “We have proposed that autistic patients’ cognitive processes function in an atypically independent way, leading to ‘parallel, non-strategic integration of patterns across multiple levels and scales’ and to versatility in cognitive processing.” – our brains are parallel processors, not serial processors. (~_^)
“The Emperor’s New Clothes” book review/critique – from jay.
Neurotics experience more immersion when watching films – yes. yes, we do.
Some South Caucasian perspectives on female exogamy – from ahnenkult.
bonus: the propaganda is working – Americans move dramatically toward acceptance of homosexuality – “Young people lead the changes.”
bonus bonus: The euro delusion – goodbye to the third stupid, utopian idea of the last century – “Contrary to what proponents of this delusion claim, it is not about xenophobia or racism; the issue, as Charles Moore wrote on Saturday, is one of sovereignty, and sovereignty relies on the legitimacy that only nations can provide.” – wow. see also: Europe’s problem is that no one knows who’s in charge.
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