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Study finds left-wing brain, right-wing brain literally think differently.

Study finds left-wing brain, right-wing brain literally think differently.
Wow, You have to be kidding me.

Even in humdrum nonpolitical decisions, liberals and conservatives literally think differently, researchers show.

CHICAGO — The differences between liberals and conservatives may run deeper than how they feel about welfare reform or the progress of the Iraq war: Researchers reported Sunday that their brains may actually work differently.

In a study likely to raise the hackles of some conservatives, psychologist David Amodio and others found that a specific region of the brain's cortex is more sensitive in people who consider themselves liberals than in self-declared conservatives.

The brain region in question helps people shift gears when their usual response would be inappropriate, supporting the notion that liberals are more flexible in their thinking.

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Added: Sep-10-2007 
By: philomath
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