Steven J. Gould born on this day in 1941. Gould was an American Marxist paleontologist, writer, theorist of “punctuated equilibrium” evolution
Damn, that’s some truthful science shade right there.
Happy Birthday, sir. My favorite writer, a brilliant theorist, and paragon for how paleontologists and anthropologists can address relevant social questions. Mismeasure of Man and Structure of Evolutionary Theory will always have a prominent place on my bookshelf.