The Simpsons’ Syria ‘conspiracy’ report causes media reaction

Cartoon character Bart Simpson is known for his mischievous ways, but international media drew the line at the suggestion that he had anything to do with the Syrian uprising. In a recent broadcast on Egyptian television channel al-Tahrir, the anchor alerted viewers to what she called video evidence which “suggests that what is happening in Syria today More...

by bmcsr | Published 7 years ago
By bmcsr On Sunday, January 12th, 2014

The weirdest people in the world?

  Abstract: Behavioral scientists routinely publish broad claims about human psychology and behavior in the world’s top journals based on samples drawn entirely from Western, Educated, Industrialized, Rich, More...

By bmcsr On Sunday, November 25th, 2012

Interracial Contact and the Own Race Bias in Face Recognition

  “This study investigates the own race bias phenomenon; people recall faces from their own race better than faces from another race. It focuses on the own race bias explanation of interracial contact; More...