[LMB] microscope on Beta
howard at brazee.net
Tue Dec 7 12:40:18 GMT 2010
On Dec 6, 2010, at 10:52 PM, Lois McMaster Bujold wrote:
> *** Y'know... when I first heard about "the size thing", at a fairly advanced age, I thought my informant must be having me on. Because guys could not *possibly* be that stupid...
> Live and learn. Generally, on the Internet.
It isn't just (numbers of) guys who look to have the biggest antlers. We find (numbers of) women who play the same game.
In the case of antlers, at least one species is said to be extinct because of taking this to an unhealthy extreme.
Instinct will override intelligence quite often.
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