Skepchick Quickies 12.1
- Kentucky church refuses membership to interracial couples –
- Measuring skulls – Amanda Marcotte on why “The Bell Curve” is still wrong, no matter how much you want to use it to make yourself feel superior.
- Durex cocks it up on the eve of 16 Days – 16 Days is a South African campaign against violence against women and children. And what joke shows up on the South African Durex Twitter account just before it? “Why did God give men penises? So they’d have at least one way to shut a woman up.” From Ryan.
- Edmund Scientifics responds to feedback on girls and boys science kits – The kits will no longer be sorted into “girls” and “boys” categories. They kits themselves, however, are still very gendered. From Cara.