Psycomedia Episode 57 – Statistics Are Like Bikinis

Psycomedia Episode 57 – Statistics (And New Years Resolutions) Are Like Bikinis

References:

  • Bernstein, B. E. (1977). CROSS-CULTURAL STUDY OF SIXTH-GRADERS NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS: MIDDLE-CLASS VERSUS MENNONITE AND AMISH YOUTH. Social Behavior and Personality: an international journal, 5(2), 209-214.
  • Marlatt, G. A., & Kaplan, B. E. (1972). Self-initiated attempts to change behavior: A study of New Year’s resolutions. Psychological Reports, 30(1), 123-131.
  • Norcross, J. C., Ratzin, A. C., & Payne, D. (1989). Ringing in the New Year: The change processes and reported outcomes of resolutions. Addictive behaviors, 14(2), 205-212.
  • http://www.quirkology.com/UK/Experiment_resolution.shtml

If you are an injured sportsperson or know one, please contact psycomediapodcast@gmail.com

Feedback from http://somratas.posterous.com/ – check out their posterous and the podcast therein.

Just some of the windiness of Fish Hill:

Ze Frank: http://zefrank.com/ http://youtube.com/zefrank1

Sample videos:

Angrigami: http://www.zefrank.com/angrigami/

Replicating baby pictures: http://www.zefrank.com/youngmenowme/

Miles Hewstone as misrepresented by the Daily Mail: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2258227/Lets-pick-students-blindfold-says-Oxbridge-don-questions-universities-interview-process.html

What Miles actually said in the TES: http://www.timeshighereducation.co.uk/story.asp?sectioncode=26&storycode=422266&c=1

And a follow-up Daily Mail frontpage:

Various Richard Wiseman links:

Gorgeous bikini pictures:

Super hot bikini pictures:

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