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(Mother Nature Network)   New research finds your brain works harder to forget things than it does to remember and I forgot the rest of this headline, so Duke sucks   (mnn.com) divider line
    More: Interesting, Psychology, study's senior author, Neuroscience, Brain, brain's natural knack, Mind, traumatic memories, Decades of research  
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6 days ago  
This sounds like the lead up to a joke I heard about Alzheimer's and Parkinson's but my memory is a little shaky
 
6 days ago  
Shouldn't the headline end with fb- is the father, or is that something that subby's mind has worked tirelessly to forget since discovering the truth?
 
6 days ago  
Since I prefer to reward results rather than effort, you aren't even getting a participation trophy, brain.

Case in point--got a text alert from my bank that a very large check cleared our account.  Alarmed, and wanting to know what in the sam hell that check was and who wrote it (wife and I share one account), I log into the bank's site around midnight, call up the check image, and...ummm....

This was the check I wrote to the IRS to pay our taxes for this year.  That I wrote...on..Monday.  The one that I had to move funds from savings to cover on Monday.  Precisely none of that occurred to me last night when that alert came in.  Thank you brain.  I do love the adrenaline boost at midnight for nothing.
 
6 days ago  
Isn't this a dupe?  I don't remember.
 
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