Lifestyle

Why Smarter People are Happier with Fewer Friends

If you believe the class genius is a loner because he’s an arrogant know-it-all, or because he’s socially awkward, that’s not (necessarily) the case. Instead, it might be because he or she is honestly happier without the incessant inane prattling of mere mortals like you, or I. New research published by the British Journal of Psychology in February, authored by […]

Lifestyle

Alcohol Is Weakening the Revolution

Alcohol is so intrinsic to Western culture that the word “drinking” has come to colloquially mean drinking alcohol, not just any beverage.  Many consume it as part of their lifestyle, be that with friends, family, or alone.  We tell ourselves it’s a necessity, a diversion or a luxury.  The average individual avoids thinking of their […]