Journalists – Your Moral, Intellectual Superiors

Enjoying your weekend paper?

Dr. Aaron Sell, a researcher at the Center for Evolutionary Psychology at the University of California, has been hearing from a lot of old friends and colleagues over the past couple of weeks—and he’s not happy about it.

The calls and e-mails are flowing in thanks to a January 17 article published in London’s Sunday Times that prominently featured Dr. Sell’s research. (…)

The story quotes Dr. Sell as saying, “We expected blondes to feel more entitled than other young women (…)

Here’s the problem: Dr. Sell’s research, which was published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, had nothing to do with blondes