Re: OT: Doubting Thomas: was "Introducing Myself"
|From:||Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>|
|Date:||Friday, February 18, 2005, 4:02|
On Thu, Feb 17, 2005 at 10:33:25PM -0500, Sally Caves wrote:
> hrough inbreeding, we might have in the Piraha
> a small society of people who exhibit some kind of mental retardation when
> it comes to calculation and abstraction, but whose lifestyle did not require
> natural selection to redress this genetic disorder.
That was exactly what I thought when I read the article.
Oh, and welcome back, Sally! :)