Archive for June, 2004

Does Happiness Reduce Empathy?

Sunday, June 20th, 2004

Sad people are nice. Angry people are nasty. And, oddly enough, happy people tend to be nasty, too. Such (allowing for a little journalistic caricature) were the findings reported in last month’s issue of Psychological Science. Researchers found that angry people are more likely to make negative evaluations when judging members of other social groups. […]

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Another Creation

Sunday, June 20th, 2004

Ah, the pleasure of discovery! I’m always intrigued by the results. Go see for yourself. There are few activities that I enjoy more; it’s a great way to spend Saturday evening.

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Decisions, Decisions

Friday, June 18th, 2004

For the past six months my life has been in flux. My boyfriend/life partner has been looking for another job; it’s been slow locally, so we agreed to expand the search. In the past few weeks he was tapped to interview for a company that would be a once-in-a-lifetime offer for someone in his field […]

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