Re: Why do you think women live longer than men?
Originally Posted by The Bulldog
Less women fight in wars. Less women jump off buildings for fun. Less women take part in magnificent drinking contests. The list could go on for a while.
Eventually, these things make a big difference to the averages.
Yeah but it's not just that.
Once you get over the age of 80 it's 3/4 women left to men.
Men just don't live beyond 80/90/100 as often as women.
"I did not play my best tennis, no? And..that is what enable him to win..to win this match no? "
- Rafael Nadal, ever so "humble", - press conference after shock 4 set loss to Robeen Soderling @ 2009 French Open 4th round.