Male Idiot Theory: sex differences in idiotic behaviour


In this analysis of recipients of The Darwin Award (awarded to individuals who have contributed to human evolution by selecting themselves out of the gene pool via accidental death), researchers noted a preponderance of male winners.

This, they felt, supported the notion of Male Idiot Theory:

This finding is entirely consistent with male idiot theory (MIT) and supports the hypothesis that men are idiots and idiots do stupid things.



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