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I’m more fascinated by the fact that they’ve made this information marketable than by the information itself…

Women really are worse at parking says Driving Standards Agency | Mail Online

I have to say this is fascinating and pretty convincing. It definitely says something about gender based driving skills.

But it doesn’t tally with my personal experience. 3 of the most important women in my life are amongst the best drivers I know, all having driven big trucks for a living. One also spent time as a commercial bus driver and the other two led truck based expeditions the full length of Africa. You don’t survive long driving trucks if you can’t park pretty competently and I remain jealous of my wife’s ability to reverse using her wing mirrors alone. I can’t…

The Great Horse-Manure Crisis of 1894 | The Freeman | Ideas On Liberty

this is a must read for all those who are inclined to swallow the prophecies of doom based on the extrapolation of existing statistical trends.