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Beer Goggles: How Alcohol Makes Ugly Attractive

We all know alcohol can change the way you look at that certain someone from across the bar. Find out why.

Everyone looks better after you’ve tipped back a pint or two, and now we may know why.

It turns out that alcohol dulls our ability to recognize cockeyed, asymmetrical faces, according to researchers who tested the idea on both sober and inebriated college students in England.

“We tend to prefer faces that are symmetrical,” explained Lewis Halsey of Roehampton University in London. That’s well established by previous research, he said. Read more

4 Responses to Beer Goggles: How Alcohol Makes Ugly Attractive

  • Jason says:

    So alcohol compromises the ability to make sensible decisions… that’s news?

    I wonder how much money was wasted on this particular “study”.

    I think it was Chesterton who made the comment that the problem with science is that it answers questions that didn’t need answering.

  • Svetlana Ivanova says:

    Actually, that wasn’t what this study found. I would have thought that alcohol just impaired our judgment and lowered our inhibitions, but the study found that It actually impairs our ability to judge attractiveness. If you can’t tell if somebody is ugly, you probably shouldn’t be even having sex.

  • Jason says:

    Well I’d agree with that. :-)

    What about blind people?

  • Svetlana Ivanova says:

    That would make an interesting study if they could get the funding for it.

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