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    Vintage Anatomical Charts Claim Hip Size Determines A Child's Intelligence

    In 1942, women with wide hips were all the rage, and mens bodies were built for violence. Yay science!

    Big ups to Maria Popova over at Brain Pickings, who stumbled upon the 1942 book, The Sexual Study of the Male and Female Human Body in Color Pictures, and turned the drawings into gifs.

    Hey, 1942, thanks for all that insight!