Evolution, we are told, makes us gullible

Utter rubbish, of the sort emitted between cozy elite women flogging a forgettable book.

This goes against a body of knowledge on the evolution of cheat detection. I don’t know how useful that body of knowledge will prove to be, but I do know this:

Most of the women who are looking to author Konnikova to explain why they believed some cute guy won’t care to hear about it. They need to believe they “evolved” to be gullible.

And, of course, someone else should pay.

See also the blame-everyone-but-me files: Rape riots excused: Because blaming the victim WORKS as progressive politics Whenever they don’t happen to be the fashionable “victims.”

  • moraywatson

    … and if you believe that…