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I was called crass for saying the same thing.

September 7, 2010

Humans are defying natural selection through improved medical care.

People who long ago would not have survived to reproduce now live longer and pass their genes on to their children.  Inherited diseases will become more prevalent over time, not less since we have effectively halted negative selective pressure.

True but apparently crass.

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