An Eye for Intelligence

Near-sighted people have higher IQs

(HealthDayNews) -- Men seldom make passes ... at girls who wear glasses

Dorothy Parker wrote it, but never explained it. That's been left to the journal, Clinical Genetics, which reports that there's a link between nearsightedness and high intelligence.

All other factors being equal, nearsighted people routinely score eight points higher on IQ tests than non-myopic people.

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