Thursday, March 7, 2013

Did a Murderer in Waiting Go Undetected Because She Was a Woman? : The New Yorker

The part of Did a Murderer in Waiting Go Undetected Because She Was a Woman? that most applies to SJWs: "Of course, Amy Bishop was not just a woman—she was also an academic, and a related question is whether warning signs were overlooked because some degree of eccentricity is accepted, even nurtured, in a university setting. “Academe is often home to oddballs,” an article about the case in the Chronicle of Higher Education conceded. “Choosing to spend your life in a library or a laboratory is, by definition, out of the ordinary.” There is a fine line between eccentricity and instability—a line that is sometimes indiscernible."