April 12, 2007

ANXIOUS TO SHARE THE BOUNTY

Natalie Angier, author of the fascinating feminist evolutionary biology book with the bad title Woman: An Intimate Geography wrote this informative and secretly funny article about the science of measuring arousal, which is filled with boners and bon mots:
"Men, by contrast, are generally fecund all month long, and they are theoretically ever anxious to share that bounty with others, a state of perpetual readiness that Roy F. Baumeister, a psychology professor at Florida State University, described as “the tragedy of the male sex drive.”

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