Decibel (decibel45) wrote,
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Partisanism: it's what's for dinner!

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/07/30/AR2006073000579.html

In a nutshell, partisans (and yes, this almost certainly means you) undergo chemical reactions in their brains that actually reinforce hatred of "the other guy". My favorite quote:

"My feeling is, in the political process, people come to decisions early on and then spend the rest of the time making themselves feel good about their decision," Kaplan said.
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