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The Rise of Asian Americans

Educated, hardworking, and family-oriented. These are probably the stereotypes you’ve heard about Asian Americans, but how real are they? Pew Research Center put it to the test, and found that the stereotypes – for the most [...]

Regrets, I’ve Had a Few

What is your biggest regret about? A study by Kellogg professor of marketing Neal Roese plotted the results from a telephone survey of 370 American adults and graphed them for our edification. The link has further information on the study besides what’s in this graph. Link -via The Daily What

The Happiest Man in America

Statistically speaking, anyways. Every year, Gallup polled randomly selected American adults about their lives, including how happy they are: The New York Times asked Gallup to come up with a statistical composite for the happiest person in America, based on the characteristics that most closely correlated with happiness in 2010. Men, for example, tend to be [...]