Interesting takedown of the "waist-to-hip ratio" myth (another evolutionary psychology fable)

http://psychsciencenotes.blogspot.com/2010/09/brief-rant-about-waist-to-hip-ratio.html

(thanks to BoingBoing)

See also Freese J & Meland S. Seven tenths incorrect: heterogeneity and change in the waist-to-hip rations of Playboy centerfold models and Miss America pageant winners" The Journal of Sex Research. Volume 39, Number 2, May 2002, p. 133-8

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