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There are all sorts of changes that place in our genes and in our brains, so I think it is a little too simplistic to agree with Art's fatalistic "the genes that you were born with determine everything" viewpoint.
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I'm way too late to this party, but I'd like to know why I am the *only* one in my family (brothers, parents, grandparents) who has ever strayed from the liberal plantation. Heck, half of them were/are socialists. What do you suppose happened to my brain?

Actually, I think economics was a lot of it, though I've always been more conservative than my family. Economics teaches you to think logically and to think through the whole problem - way past the point where most people stop. Economics gets you to "whose paying for this?" A question most people would like to avoid.

arrete
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