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Liars Tend To Be Male, Rich And Living In America

Apparently there's an epidemic of pants-on-fire! A study surveyed 40,000 15-year old teens from 9 countries and found that boys lie more often than girls. It also found that children from higher socioeconomic backgrounds tended to lie more often than those from lower ones and North Americans appear...
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The Ten Funniest Words In The English Language

A new study, published in the Journal of Experimental Psychology, took a look at what exactly makes some words hilarious. Scientist say they've found the ten funniest words in the English language. While words can be hilarious because of their meaning or connotation alone, this study simply looked...
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Not Offering Thanks Is Not A Sign Of Rudeness

If hearing “thank you” is important to you, maybe don't hold your breath. A new study has found that in most cultures, if you reach out to give a helping hand, you won’t get much thanks in response. In what many would consider rude, a worldwide study found that people helped each other out 88% of...
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English Breakfast Tea Linked As Probiotic And May Aid In Weight Loss

Maybe it's time to make the switch from coffee to tea, in particular black teas such as English Breakfast and Green Tea as they apparently excellent for weight loss and well-being. A study says suggests that black and green tea can boost your metabolism, which can aid in weight loss by reducing...
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This Is The Funniest Word In The English Language

There are a lot of words that make you giggle and as every parent knows, kids seem to have their own opinion of what words they find hilarious and repeat over and over again. But what is the funniest word in the English language? According to the Smithsonian, "booty" is the king of comedy!...
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Knowing One Of These Three Second-Languages Will Make it Easier To Succeed in Business

With the world getting smaller parents are looking to help their children to carve out a piece of it! One way is experts say you can give any child an advantage is to teach them a second language. Knowing more than one language has huge advantage, considering nearly 3/4 of Americans only know...
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