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Richard Morin
"Unconventional Wisdom," a column of new facts and hot stats from the world of social science research, appears every other Sunday in Outlook, The Post's weekly section of commentary, analysis and opinion. Rich Morin can be reached at morinr@washpost.com.

Recent Columns
The Name Game Is No Game (Post, March 27, 2005)

Aid From the Gray Lady? (Post, March 13, 2005)

Dollars and Scents (Post, Feb. 27, 2005)

Up in Smoke (Post, Feb. 13, 2005)

A Crack in the Broken-Windows Theory (Post, Jan. 30, 2005)

When Mother Nature Attacks (Post, Jan. 16, 2005)

The Salmon Effect (Post, Dec. 19, 2004)

Stay in School (And Out of the Maternity Ward): (And Out of the Maternity Ward) (Post, Dec. 5, 2004)

Dramatic Influences (Post, Oct. 24, 2004)

Voters: Take a Chill Pill (Post, Oct. 10, 2004)

The Politics of Terrorism Warnings (Or, Who's Afraid of Orange Alerts?) (Post, Sept. 5, 2004)

Living on the Edge (Post, Aug. 22, 2004)

The Politics of Fun (Post, July 25, 2004)

The Biggest Bang for Your Bribe (Post, July 11, 2004)

License to Steal? (Post, June 27, 2004)

What's Marriage Worth? (Post, June 13, 2004)

Beauty and the Brainy (Post, May 30, 2004)

Heart Strings and Purse Strings (Post, May 16, 2004)

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