July 29 - August 4

Some of the best posts of the week zoom in on porn and gender, the relationship between culture and (un)happiness, and solutions for an irrational government.

What to Do About Irrational Politicians

By Sara Gorman, Ph.D., MPH, and Jack M. Gorman, MD

How Much Gender Inequality Is There in Internet Pornography?

By Justin J Lehmiller Ph.D.

Yearning for the Romantic Road Not Taken

By Aaron Ben-Zeév Ph.D.

What Stops People From Cheating on Their Partners?

By Grant Hilary Brenner M.D.

Is Our Western Happiness Fetish Causing Depression?

By Brock Bastian Ph.D.

Is Thin Beautiful?

By Emily T. Troscianko