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Friday, April 29, 2005

Automatic Beer Goggles 

Male students primed with alcohol-related words rated women more attractive, but not more intelligent, than those primed with control words. This only worked the ones who think alcohol makes them hornier though, and the ones who feel they'll be sick or fail to perform rated the women less attractive. As usual, the placebo effect is as powerful as the real thing.

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