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"Murphy was an optimist!"

Sorry Dean June 22, 2007 1:04 pm

Posted by Doug McCaughan in : Daily Life, Family, Health, Mental, News, Of Interest, Science
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I’m smarter than you.

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1. Mark Steel - June 22, 2007

Another possible explanation is that parents have more time and resources to invest in their firstborn child. As a result of this, the eldest child usually has the most one-on-one time with its parents, and receives greater exposure to their sophisticated vocabulary.

Indeed. “Dumbass” is still one of my favorite words. 😉