brain sizes: Einstein's and women's

Bob LeChevalier lojbab at lojban.org
Thu Aug 22 19:40:46 EST 2002


"John Knight" <jwknight at polbox.com> wrote:
>The lowest scoring man at the Olympics scores much higher than the highest
>scoring woman, in every event, across the board

False again, loser.  Check discus.

>The very strongest women in the world, those who go to the Olympics,
>snatched only 100 kilograms, but the very weakest man at the Olympics, some
>whimp from India, snatched 130 pounds, or 30% more.  And you know how
>scrawny Indians are.  The normal men snatched more than 70% more.

Whoopie.  Weightlifting is going to be limited by your own weight, and
the smallest man in Olympic competition is almost certainly bigger
than the biggest woman.

>To those of you with such a limited understanding of percentages, this may
>sound "equal", but to normal people, this is the difference between life and
>death in the military.

Yeah, ability to snatch a few hundred pounds will keep you alive a
long time in the face of a tank!

Nincompoop.

lojbab



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