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Are you a giver or a taker?

October 23, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Only two kinds of people in life: givers and takers. And the kind you are may depend on whether you like hot or iced drinks.Yale psychologists found people tended to think of others as warm hearted and caring if they themselves had just held a warm cup of coffee as opposed to an iced drink.

A follow up experiment revealed people are more likely to give a gift to others if they held something warm, but more likely to take a gift for themselves if they just held something cold.


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