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Old 09-27-2010, 02:04 AM
 
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Research confirms that women tend to apologize much more frequently than men, but there's a curious twist as to why this is the case. Christie Nicholson reports.

Women Apologize More Frequently Than Men: Scientific American Podcast
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Old 09-27-2010, 04:56 AM
 
Location: Bradenton, Florida
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I'm sorry, but I don't find this surprising.
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Old 09-27-2010, 08:13 PM
 
Location: Tucson
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Research confirms that women tend to apologize much more frequently than men
Yeah, I just found research confirming flames are hot, too! Not that YOU are gonna read this!
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Old 09-27-2010, 08:58 PM
 
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Well, the article does confirm a sneaking suspicion I have: Some men need to be told, "YO, that was OFFENSIVE."
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Old 09-27-2010, 09:52 PM
 
Location: ATL with a side of Chicago
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Research confirms that women tend to apologize much more frequently than men
I'm sorry!
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Old 09-27-2010, 10:22 PM
 
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Women apologize more often because they are more offensive in general than men.
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Old 09-27-2010, 11:26 PM
 
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This is news??? I've been known to apologize for nothing...learned THAT lesson real fast!
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Old 09-27-2010, 11:30 PM
 
Location: Philadelphia, PA
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Yeah, unfortunately. Looking back, I shouldn't have though!
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Old 09-28-2010, 08:06 AM
 
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John, so what else is going on in your life besides bombarding us with all these newsless news??
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Old 09-28-2010, 12:23 PM
 
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BREAKING NEWS!!!

Scientists confirm that it is actually brighter in the daytime than it is at night!

Grown men are bigger and have deeper voices than little boys.

The grass grows and Dogs Bark!!!

What will they discover next.
=P
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