By Serge Kreutz

When more people realize that optimal sex, followed by a comfortable death, are the only meaningful content in life, sexual competition becomes more pronounced.

For both men and women, the likelihood of sexual success depends on two factors: their capability to compete (their smartness), and their sexual market value.

In a free market economy for sexual partners, the smartest men with a high sexual market value appropriate the largest number of, and the best, female sexual partners.

The best men are always a minority; this lies in the nature of the word. The best men are always faced with the fact, that the vast majority of people (the rest) are envious and would like to introduce rules that assure that they also get what they believe should be their fair share (one man for every woman, one woman for every man). Rules are introduced in the form of religions and social orders.

Sexual market value and sexual selection