Archive | March, 2020


26 Mar

When female attorneys express anger in the courtroom, they are seen as obnoxious and not to be hired. When male attorneys do the same, they are regarded as powerful, full of conviction, and likely to be hired. (In brief. Gender courtroom emotion. Monitor on Psychology, 2018, 49(9), p. 14)


22 Mar

Early to bed and early to rise has been found to be associated with less depression in female subjects with an average age of 55. (In brief. An early-bird advantage. Monitor on Psychology, 2018, 49(9), p. 13)


16 Mar

Yogi Berra: If you don’t know where you are going, you’ll end up someplace else.


8 Mar

The more social support that people have, the better their sleep. This finding was consistent across 61 studies with a total of 105,431 subjects and for both healthy persons and those with chronic illnesses. (In brief. Social support and sleep. Monitor on Psychology, 2018, 49(9), p. 12)


5 Mar

As many as 25 experiments showed that trying to take another person’s perspective did not increase the participants’ accuracy in predicting another’s emotions and thoughts. (In brief. A different perspective. Monitor on Psychology, 2018, 49(9), p. 12) www,


1 Mar

Bertrand Russell: A generation that cannot endure boredom will be a generation of little men, of men unduly divorced from the slow processes of nature.