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Organic Food Eaters Feel Entitled To Be Mean To Others
2012-05-21 09:09:20

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com Science has now proven what many of us have suspected all along: People who choose organic foods are meaner than everyone else. According to a new study published this week in the journal Social Psychology and Personality Science, choosing organic food may cause some people to not only act mean, but judge others more harshly. Surely fruits and vegetables don´t harbor a “mean gene” within them to cause us to act this way, so what is it...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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