Monthly Archives: March 2013

So much for ‘women and children first’

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-07-30/chivalry-on-sinking-ships-only-a-myth-researchers-find “About 35 percent of male passengers survived, compared with about 18 percent of female passengers. Whether the ship sank slowly or quickly, women fared worse, according to documents describing the outcome of more than 15,000 people in shipwrecks.” Well, … Continue reading

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