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Why Don’t Boom-Times Make People Happier?

Depressed People Believe that Life Gets Better

Even depressed adults seem to share the typical belief that the future will be brighter, but this optimism may not lead to better outcomes, researchers find. ... More>

Troubled #hearts — in 140 characters

I joined Twitter in 2008, and I’ve always been impressed by the diversity of this floating conversation. People will just as soon tweet about dinner as the sorry state of […]... More>

In Defense of Spoilers

Who Would Donate a Kidney to a Stranger? An ‘Anti-Psychopath’