There are four types of drunk personalities, and one to avoid

By |2016-11-24T09:57:29+00:00November 24th, 2016|Categories: Interesting Facts|Tags: |

Two of the personality types only change a little bit. These aren’t considered unusual in the study. The other two groups are of particular interest.

The first group, called the “Mary Poppins” had almost no change. When they drink they remain almost as if they were sober. Their personality does not change.

The next group, called, “Mr. Hydes” have a big change. They become meaner, and make more regrettable choices.

It includes poorer grades or regrettable sex. It’s also worth noting this group had the highest proportion of women (two-thirds, with the sample being overall 57 percent women).


Drinking Alcohol May Significantly Enhance Problem Solving Skills

By |2016-08-19T17:25:52+00:00August 19th, 2016|Categories: Learning, Productivity|Tags: , , |

Researcher found that people who drank alcohol and had a blood alcohol level of 0.07 or higher were worse at completing problems that required attentional control but better at creative problem solving tests.

The bottom line is that we think being too focused can blind you to novel possibilities, and a broader, more flexible state of attention is needed for creative solutions to emerge,