Richard Whitmire, author of a href=”″span style=”font-style:italic;”Why Boys Fail/span/aimg src=”″ width=”1″ height=”1″ border=”0″ alt=”" style=”border:none !important; margin:0px !important;” / has a href=””an interesting article/a in the WSJ (via a href=”″Hot Air/a). The article, entitled, “The Right Man Is Getting Harder to Find,” takes a look at why:br /br /blockquoteThere’s no single answer to the “why” question, but social scientists agree that the education mismatch Ms. Downtain experiences with men is a significant player behind the increase in college-educated women choosing single /br /This mismatch signals the emergence of a phenomenon studied more commonly in the animal kingdom than in the human one—the “operational sex ratio,” the scientific term describing what happens when one sex outnumbers the other. In human populations, gender balances can tilt following world wars or times of migration (think California Gold Rush), resulting in a shortage of men or women of marriageable age. Currently, the most blatant outbreak of the operational sex ratio is playing out in China, where sex screening or, worse, infanticide has led to an estimated 32 million more males under the age of 20 than females./blockquotebr /br /The rest of the article seems to go on about how women cannot find guys suitable enough for them because they (the women) are too highly educated and too “high level” [my words] for the men they date. And most “worrisome” according to Whitmire is the following:br /br /blockquoteA more worrisome issue arises when men take advantage of their relative scarcity by making life miserable for would-be girlfriends. Why settle down when you are a guy and the supply of eligible women appears to be unlimited? The female students hate such a situation, which is one reason admissions offices end up accepting male applicants who are less academically qualified than their female counterparts./blockquotebr /br /So our society has created a mess where men are vilified in the classroom, fed PC rhetoric, told their life’s goal is to make women happy and do anything that assists her with span style=”font-style:italic;”her/span goals, while simultaneously told that he is a dope, idiot and unable to care properly for children, and now people are questioning where Mr. Right went? br /br /He just became the stereotype that society has portrayed him as for the last 20 years. It is certainly no mystery that women can no longer find “Mr. Right.”