From: Bill Vanek <>
Subject: Re: You want racism? I'll give you racism
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From: Bill Vanek <>
Subject: Re: You want racism? Ill give you racism
Date: Wed, 07 Mar 2018 18:51:51 -0800
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On Wed, 7 Mar 2018 15:04:47 -0800, Dutch<> wrote:

>On 3/7/2018 2:49 PM, fffurken wrote:
>> On Wednesday, 7 March 2018 22:05:00 UTC, Dutch  wrote:
>>>> Umm, you were the one with this thought experiment, in which there is no cultural difference.
>>> Right, and the paragraph above is why I proposed the thought experiment,
>>> to eliminate cultural differences as a factor.
>> It's interesting to postulate how your wires may have gotten crossed here, and I can kind of see
what both of you are saying.
>> I think maybe Norfolk believes what Harris believes, that IQ tests are a measure of intelligence,
and the "cultural" thing is a bit of a red herring.
>He goes on to acknowledge that environment is around a 40-60% factor, 
>which is no small consideration. I don't think you can overestimate the 
>value of a quality education and a positive, supportive family.

Then you should consider the consequences for an entire culture that
does not seem to value those things.