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Technology and Its Effect on Your Relationship

Submitted by Maso on

My girlfriend has a subscription to "Psychology Today" magazine, appropriate for a therapist. Even before we lived together I would look at her copy of the magazine and read an article here or there—really annoys her when I start reading it before she gets a chance to. I have suggested that maybe she needs therapy to work on that annoyance. She suggested that maybe I needed to be less of a smartass.

Experiment on strangers being affectionate

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Submitted by Islander on

Here's an interesting experiment where a series of strangers, two at a time, were asked to pose in affectionate stances for a photo. At first the people felt awkward, but after touching each other in that way using body language that suggested closeness and caring, most of them started to feel a change come over them.