Psychology Today Magazine
November 2008

The 8½ Laws of  Rumor Spread

The 8½ Laws of Rumor Spread

By Taylor Clark

Why some ideas spread and others don't.
Confessions of a Late Bloomer

Confessions of a Late Bloomer

By Scott Barry Kaufman

Late bloomers can change the world.
Neanderthink: Good Girls, Bad Girls

Neanderthink: Good Girls, Bad Girls

By Nando Pelusi Ph.D.

Hooking up might be a mistake when a woman's goal is a long-term relationship.

The Art of Now: Six Steps to Living in the Moment

By Jay Dixit

How to to pay attention to the present.

In Sickness and In Health

By Rebecca Webber

Your choice of romantic partner helps determine future health.

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Conversation: Wouldn't It Be Funny If...

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Head 2 Head: A Co-ed Quandary

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Mythbusters: Let Us Prey

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Body of Evidence: Top of the Heap

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PT Bookshelf: Why We Buy

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Beauty Beat: In the Rough

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Expertise: Creatures of Habit

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Advice: What If My Parents Separate?

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Eccentric's Corner: Double Identity

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Advice: Friends to Lovers

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Diagnosis: Get Your Genes in Shape

By Sadia Latifi

Nature's Bounty: Back-to-Basic Beef

By Daniel A. Marano

Fieldwork: The Psychological Cocktail

By Brian Andrew

Data Mine: Sexual Strategy

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On the Job: Hacker Hunter

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Final Analysis: Mercenary John Geddes

By Jay Dixit

The New Rules of Social Networking

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Natural Element: The Best Neighborhoods

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Therapy Watch: In a Slump

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Better Late Than Never

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PT Recipe: Sweet Talk

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Two Minute Memoir: The Cliché Blues

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Salud to Singletons

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Morality: From Sucker to Saint

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