Psychology Today Magazine
September 2008

What Your Stuff Reveals About You

What Your Stuff Reveals About You

By Eriq Gardner, Jay Dixit

Our choices in books and movies say a lot about us.

Cult of Clean

By Carlin Flora

We've become a nation of grime fighters—for better or worse.

Wisecrackers

By Jay Dixit

Well-known comics explore the droll and the weighty.
The Style Imperative

The Style Imperative

By Hara Estroff Marano

Making visible your inner self through your outer attitude.

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