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Old 08-16-2016, 06:20 AM   #21
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I don't know about social interaction. I enjoy getting together with people on occasion. And I know I'm smart, because Are Smart People Lazy? New Study Links High IQ To Sedentary Lifestyle
Wow...now I KNOW I belong in Mensa. I have to email this to my DW...I'm quite sure she will um...agree? Well, of course she will!

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I think the reason that high IQ people (like many ER Forum participants) are happier with less social interaction, is that we are thinking about different things pretty much all the time, and don't need much interaction with others to keep from getting bored. We can always re-think our SWR and AA, for example.
I would agree 100%. That is the most difficult thing about trying to go to sleep; I just can't shut off my mind. And my DW gives me a hard time about how often I run numbers...I do it a lot. It's somewhat ironic too since I very much disliked math as a child and now, I can't get enough of it!



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And wow...I came across this. My sarcasm is off the scale...perhaps so is my IQ!

http://www.medicaldaily.com/sarcasti...uggests-344808

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My sarcasm is off the scale...
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