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The Psych Files

Michael Britt

Education, Higher Education, Health, Self-Help, Science & Medicine, Social Sciences

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The Psych Files is a podcast for anyone who wonders why we do what we do. Experienced educator Michael Britt, in an upbeat and friendly style, shows you how ideas from the field of psychology apply to everyday life. If you’re a life-long learner, a student or a teacher, you’ll find his 20-30 minute episodes enjoyable and educational. Over 14 million episodes have been downloaded to date with over 100,000 people listening every month. See what all the talk is about!

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Episode 67: The Olympic Silver Metal? What a Bummer!

August 13th, 2008

Episode 70 of 308 episodes

Psychologists say that winning the silver medal - coming in second - is actually less satisfying than coming in third - the bronze. Why is that? Sounds weird, but it also sounds right, doesn't it? ... Show notes and more available at http://www.thepsychfiles.com

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