A recent study gives us the most unfortunate insight into the world of sexual attraction: a world full of Christian Bale is just not sustainable.
Too many attractive males, and evolutionary pressures start to select against the best-looking -Proceedings of the National Academies of Science.
|A Good-looking man is hard to find. Image: backseatcuddler.com|
|CB tremendously good-looking. CB is the abbreviation of Christian Bale you filthy deviants. Image: goingkookies.blogspot.com|
Predictably, the females went for the sexier flies—at least at first. After seven generations, however, the numbers of attractive and average flies had leveled out. Surprising isn't it? I thought the handsome-er males would vastly outnumber their ugly peers, for obvious reason.
The authors conclude that being overly attractive must carry a disadvantage, similar to how a male peacock's large, colorful tail hinders its ability to flee and hide from predators.
|Are you aware that your gene might be depleted after seven generations? Image: yeinjee.com|
So, there really isn't very many handsome men around. So, ladies,treasure every single attractive male around you, especially those who are talented, we ain't got a lot of them around anyway.