TOP 2 IQ Percentile Re: [extropy-chat] Seven cents an hour?

Lifespan Pharma Inc/ MFJ-CTO megao at
Mon Nov 21 20:07:53 UTC 2005

Worse than that,  many of can think of ourselves as an embarrasement to 
our IQ number since such lukewarm
IQ's as Bush can pass on by and rule the roost... etc.  




Brett Paatsch wrote:

> Damien Broderick wrote:
>> It's hard for us self-starter INTJs to grasp that hapless dynamic,
>> but then we're less than 5% of the population, and most of us here
>> are a slimmer slice through that group as well, being at least in the
>> top 2 IQ percentiles.
> I wish it were so but I reckon this flatters or genuinely overrates
> "most of us here" by about a standard deviation. 
> I'd estimate the mid-point of the curve as closer to one standard 
> deviation above the mean than two.
> Brett Paatsch

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