July 5, 2014

YET PEOPLE STILL THINK IT'S A GOOD IDEA...:

Most men would rather shock themselves than be alone with their thoughts (RACHEL FELTMAN, July 3, 2014, Washington Post)

People, and especially men, hate being alone with their thoughts so much that they'd rather be in pain. In a study published in Science  Thursday on the ability of people to let their minds "wander" -- that is, for them to sit and do nothing but think -- researchers found that about a quarter of women and two-thirds of men chose electric shocks over their own company.

...to send boys to school and men to office jobs for eight hours a day?
Posted by at July 5, 2014 6:35 AM
  
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