Your watercooler cheat sheet


Good morning and happy Friday!  Here’s what you need to know this morning.

Research by British Airways has revealed the most popular seats on a plane.  The four pairs of seats: 51B/51C, 52B/52C, 51H/51J and 52 H/52J are the most commonly chosen. (The Telegraph)

Women’s expectations of the opposite sex are at least as unrealistic as men’s.  The latest evidence comes from a group of researchers from Australian National University. (The Economist)

Have you missed out on the Bitcoin craze?  Not to worry, here’s a legitimate replacement for Bitcoin. (Reuters)

Five rules for social media safety from Manti Te’o’s “Girfriend”. (The Daily Beast)

Why are taller people more intelligent? One moderately interesting social science finding is that there is a positive correlation between height and measured intelligence. (Discover Magazine)


In a recent interview on the Jimmy Kimmel show, Rachel McAdams recounted her first experience smoking weed.  She was initially having problems sleeping and was given weed by a local grocer.  After her first attempt, she found herself wide awake, hallucinating and hearing opera.

Have a great weekend everyone!

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