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Gifted Hands

OBAMA-DRAMA Wrote: Mar 19, 2013 10:02 AM
IQ - - - THE BIGGER THE BETTER It is what enabled Ben Carson to be successful. Regardless of race half of all children have an IQ below 100. For many occupations this is sufficient to enable success. However, it is utterly insufficient to become a medical doctor. Regardless of how hard Dr. Carson or Professor Sowell pursued their studies it is that without sufficient IQ neither of them would have become what they are. As with homosexualism this is the final century for those with an IQ below 100. This is the century of genetics as was the last one for enormous breakthroughs in physics.
OBAMA-DRAMA Wrote: Mar 19, 2013 10:03 AM
In noting the above keep in mind their is a vast difference between innate intellectual ability and it's proper use. There are of course very intelligent criminals.
talltexanoilfieldtrash Wrote: Mar 19, 2013 10:37 AM
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What happens to those with an IQ below 100? In your Utopian era, are the less intellegent used as slaves to the more intellegent? I think you need to drink another Blue Ribbon and go back to sleep, you will feel better when you wake up again.

A remarkable book titled Gifted Hands tells the personal story of Benjamin Carson, a black kid from the Detroit ghetto who went on to become a renowned neurosurgeon.

At one time young Ben Carson had the lowest grades in his middle school class, and was the butt of teasing by his white classmates. Worse yet, he himself believed that he was just not smart enough to do the work.

Fortunately for him, his mother, whose own education went no further than the third grade, insisted that he was smart. She cut off the television set and made him and his brother...