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Great Vacation? Don’t Brag to Your Friends

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Your friends don’t want to hear about your excellent adventures.While you may have gotten great pleasure from an epic event — sipping a rare wine in Burgundy, watching a Himalayan sunrise — that pleasure is all your own.A recent study in Psychological Science says that despite the thrills people receive from an extraordinary experience, few anticipate its potential social cost: exclusion by friends who would really rather not hear about it. Continue Reading

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