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Scientists Discover Liberal Gene
« on: October 28, 2010, 04:23:43 PM »
Scientists Find 'Liberal Gene'

"Researchers have determined that genetics could matter when it comes to some adults' political leanings.

According to scientists at UC San Diego and Harvard University, "ideology is affected not just by social factors, but also by a dopamine receptor gene called DRD4." That and how many friends you had during high school...."


Full Article:

http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/weird/Scientists-May-Have-IDd-Liberal-Gene-105917218.html
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