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“A Theory of Everything.” TED2002. Feb. 2002. Conference Presentation.
Source: "A Theory of Everything." TED2002. Feb. 2002. Conference Presentation. Additional Information: This quote means that in the fairy tale "Snow White and the Seven Dwarves," the female protagonist has eight men to choose from, but seven of them are dwarves -- this teaches young girls that the odds of finding an attractive, charming mate are not very good. In the TED Talk this quote is from, philosopher-comedian Emily Levine follows up this quote by saying, "That's why little girls don't do math -- it's too depressing." Levine's humorous TED Talk covers a wide range topics, including of science, politics, hypocrisy, and much more. Watch the full TED Talk here: Emily Levine - A Theory of Everything