Thursday, July 28, 2011

Paents - Marriage

Perhaps the best marriages are not a perfect match; but a good compliment. While this may require more compromise, empathy, listening, understanding, and work, as a whole you become more than the sum of the parts.

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Saturday, July 2, 2011

Do names prejudice how others perceive your status? A study suggests yes

Participants of the study were asked to guess the success of students with various names on a scale from 1 to 10, with 10 being the most successful. The highest scoring names turned out to be Katherine, scoring a 7.42, and Samuel, scoring a 7.20. With a score of 5.74, Amber ranked lowest among female names while Travis ranked overall lowest with a score of 5.55. As John Waggoner, a researcher from Bloomberg University, points out: “Katherine goes to the private school, statistically; Lauren goes to a public university, and Briana goes to community college. Sierra and Dakota, they don’t go to college.”


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