Archive | July, 2013

The Exquisite Experiment

                      I recently heard of a study in which a group of French people and a group of Americans were asked what the words “chocolate cake” evoked in them. For the French, chocolate cake meant *celebration*! For the Americans it meant guilt. It made me […]

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Just Call Me Number 4953

A couple of months ago, I was in a frenzy trying to find something to wear to a graduation party. None of my go-to things fit anymore. It seemed all of my clothing had shrunk. My ARMS – they didn’t even fit into some of my shirt sleeves. Is that even possible, I wondered? Even […]

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