My name is Cédric Bozzi and this is my blog. Mostly, it’s an aggregate of my tweets and Instagram posts, but once in a while you may yet see an actual article here.
Psychologist Joanna Starek tells us that swimmers who lie to themselves swim faster than those who do not. And we explore the power of self-deception to make us more successful, and happier, people.
From the program’s conclusion: “
Time and time again researchers have found that depressed people lie less.” That’s… depressing. (Not that it’s a surprise, but it’s fascinating that actual scientific studies have proved that happiness goes along with self-delusion.)