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2008-11-05 08:25:00

New research points a finger to left-handed people who are more likely to get anxious or feel shy or embarrassed about saying or acting on what they want. Researchers at Abertay University gave the study participants a behavioral test that gauges personal restraint and impulsiveness. Left-handers agreed more with statements such as "I worry about making mistakes." They also noted in the test that "criticism or scolding hurts me quite a bit." Dr Lynn Wright, who led the study in Dundee,...

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This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.