Sociobiology: The New Synthesis -- 25th Anniversary Edition, by Edward O. Wilson (Harvard University Press, 697 pages, $75.00 cloth, $29.95 paper) [This is the last of the various versions I wrote for NR. No doubt it differs in some fashion from what they actually printed. -- Steve Sailer, www.iSteve.com] Great fiction does not grow obsolete.... Read More
JUST three decades ago, Thurgood Marshall was only months away from appointment to the Supreme Court when he suffered an indignity that today seems not just outrageous but almost incomprehensible. He and his wife had found their dream house in a Virginia suburb of Washington, D.C., but could not lawfully live together in that state:... Read More
[This is not the exact version that National Review published. Instead, it's my final draft, so don't blame NR for my lapses in proofreading. The published version was about 20% shorter than this.] As the competitors in the Olympics grow ever more representative of the entire globe, the more obvious becomes the kaleidoscopic variety of... Read More
FIFTY years ago, on April 18, 1946, Jackie Robinson broke organized baseball's color barrier with a characteristic bang, homering and scoring four runs in his historic first game for the Brooklyn Dodgers' top farm team. This anniversary will no doubt unleash a wave of media meditations, since it combines the two national pastimes of the... Read More
Much ink has been spilled bemoaning the rancorous state of race relations on our nation's elite campuses. Our colleges, however, has barely even considered any new solutions, due to the academic industry's institutional tendencies toward timid conformity combined with myopic self-absorption. Rather than look beyond the cloisters for novel answers, administrators at our great research... Read More
Published in National Review, 5/30/94 Gay Male Tendencies Lesbian Tendencies Comments & Examples Personality Picnic activity Sunbathe Play softball Softball has been the lesbian game since WWII Bar activity Dance Shoot pool AIDS has decimated choreographers Opinion of perfume Enjoy Resent "Scent-free zones" at lesbian-feminist venues Interest in fashion High Low Versace, Perry Ellis, Yves... Read More
About Steve Sailer
Steve Sailer is a journalist, movie critic for Taki's Magazine, VDARE.com columnist, and founder of the Human Biodiversity discussion group for top scientists and public intellectuals.