Re: What Are the Race Deniers Denying?

Bob Whitaker (
Mon, 11 Nov 1996 11:46:44 -0500

carl skutsch wrote:
> IQ tests do not measure intelligence, rather, they measure how well one
> can do on an IQ test. Many people show a remarkably naive faith in the
> ability of learned men in white lab coats to determine what intelligence
> is thru an arbitrary set of questions. I do very well on standarized
> tests, this does not mean that I am intelligent (although, of course, I
> am); it does mean that I feel relaxed in a testing environment, that I'm
> well educated, and perhaps that I have some basic 'extra' degree of smarts.
> I'm not saying there is no such thing as intelligence, I am merely
> suggesting that it is a much more complex entity than many people seem
> to think, and that we are far from being able to accurately quantify it.
> Carl Skutsch

None of the clones who insist IQ is meaningless would let anybody
try for one of their precious PhD's who did not have an IQ of at least
Get off it!