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Society for Personality and Social Psychology brings annual meeting to San Diego, San Diego Daily Transcript, Jan. 25, 2012.

Will Power Tank' Needs Replenishment, KPBS, Jan. 26, 2012.

Psychological Experiments: Better Behavior and Higher Grades, Medical Daily, Jan. 27, 2012.

Changing People's Behavior: From Reducing Bullying to Training Scientists, Medical Xpress, Jan. 27, 2012.

US Voters Are Less Partisan Than They Think, New Scientist, Jan. 27, 2012.

People Aren't So Politically Polarized, Study Finds, Baltimore Sun/LA Times, Jan. 27, 2012.

Modern Desires Hardest to Resist, KPBS, Jan. 27, 2012.

Psychology meeting discusses effect of perceived polarization on voters, San Diego Daily Transcript, Jan. 27, 2012.

Study finds lure of entertainment, work hard for people to resist,, Jan. 28, 2012.

Americans' Political Views Not So Far Apart, LiveScience, Jan. 28, 2012.

Altering Behavior: From Reducing Bullying To Training Scientists, Medical News Today, Jan. 30, 2012.

'It's more purple than blue and red': Americans' political views are closer than you might think, Daily Mail online, Jan. 30, 2012.

Republicans, Democrats Aren't That Far Apart, NPR blog, Jan. 30, 2012.

Regulating Wants: Moderating Sex, Food, Money and Status, Medical Daily, Jan. 30, 2012.

Willpower and Desires: Turning Up the Volume On What You Want Most, ScienceDaily, Jan. 30, 2012.

Love Hurts (Other People), New Study Finds,LiveScience, Jan.30, 2012.

Re-posted on Fox News, Jan. 31, 2012

Polarised data,The Economistblog: Democracy in America, Jan. 30, 2012.

The many unexpected sides of romantic love, Medical Xpress, Jan. 30, 2012.

To Resist Temptation, Put It Off,  LiveScience, Jan.30, 2012.

Catching a mood on Facebook, Science News, Jan. 30, 2012.

Fighting willpower’s catch-22, Science News, Jan. 30, 2012.

New Weight Loss Strategy: Postponing a Snack, WebMD, Jan. 30, 2012.

Surprising Facts on Romantic Love: Health, Gender Difference, Jealousy, Medical Daily, Jan. 30, 2012.

Love And Health: Research Examines Love's Impact On Us, Huffington Post, Jan. 31, 2012.

The Profound Importance of Familiar Cookies, Chronicle of Higher Education, Jan. 31, 2012.

Celebrity Breakups and Rediscovering Love on Valentine's Day,, Jan. 31, 2012.

Facebook Emotions Are Contagious, and You Just Might Be Bringing Your Friends Down, LA Weekly, Feb. 1, 2012.

Social media can be harder to resist than cigarettes – study,, Feb. 1, 2012.

Research Offers Simple Way to Snack Less on Foods You Crave, Life Goes Strong, Feb. 1, 2012.

Is Facebook as addictive as cigarettes?, Globe and Mail blog, Feb. 1 2012.

Morals in the Voting Booth, Drew Today, Feb. 1, 2012.

Just how polarized are we, really? John Chambers on Southern California Public Radio, Feb. 2, 2012.

Avoid snack to resist temptation,, Feb. 3, 2012.

Twitter is harder to resist than cigarettes and alcohol, study finds, The Guardian, Feb. 3, 2012.

Twitter Is Harder To Resist Than Sex, Study Finds, Huffington Post, Feb. 3, 2012.

Doctors 'Soon to be Prescribing Romance'? WND Diversions, Feb. 3, 2012.

Why Being in Love Makes You a Jerk, Men's Health, Feb. 3, 2012.

Facebook, Twitter Are Harder to Resist Than Cigarettes, Alcohol, Medical Daily, Feb. 3, 2012.

Can Too Much Texting Make Teens Shallow?, WebMD, Feb. 3, 2012.

Should You Have Sex with Your Ex?,, Feb. 3, 2012.

Study: Social media more addictive than cigarettes or alcohol, Digital Journal, Feb. 4, 2012.

Facebook With Care: Social Networking Site Can Hurt Self-Esteem, LiveScience, Feb. 6, 2012.

Facebook, TV, Web, iPhone (and Work) Harder to Resist than Drinking, Psych Central, Feb. 6, 2012.

Tempted by that doughnut? How telling yourself 'I'll eat it later' will prevent you from overindulging, Daily Mail online, Feb. 6, 2012.

Radio Islam, Feb. 9, 2012. 
ListenTopic: New Study Shows Republicans and Democrats Are Not So Different 
Guest: John Chambers is a Professor of Social Psychology at the University of Florida 

What Your Facebook Personality Says About You, Technorati, Feb. 11, 2012.

Why You Shouldn’t Have More Than 354 Facebook Friends, Men's Health, Feb. 12, 2012.

What's Science Got to Do With It?, Smithsonian blog: Innovations, Feb. 13, 2012.

Treatable STD Scarier Than Fatal Flu, Study Finds, LiveScience, Feb. 13, 2012.

Couples in 'the zone' talking are happier, UPI, Feb. 14, 2012.

The reasons to research romance, Cosmic Log on, Feb. 14, 2012.

Men, Take Note: Love Her, Love Her Dog, LiveScience, Feb. 16, 2012.

A Litmus Test for Relationships: Healthy vs. Destructive Conflict, The Atlantic, Feb. 16, 2012.

Something for the weekend, Financial Times, Feb. 17, 2012.

Why Loneliness Can Be Deadly, LiveScience, Mar. 2, 2012.

Research Points to What Cultural Identity Says About Political Preferences, RohnertParkPatch, March 22, 2012.

The Hot and Cold of Priming, Science News, May 4, 2012.



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