Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 08/27/06 at 09:11 AM ET
In a 2005 study published by the journal Nature, researchers at Durham University in England concluded that, "across a range of sports, we found that wearing red is consistently associated with a higher probability of winning." The researchers also suggested that red's effect may "subconsciously intimidate opponents in athletic contests, especially when the athletes are equal in skill and strength." Beside, ever heard anyone cheer for 'The Big Gold Machine?" "Go Big Green" just doesn't sound right. A blitz is not called a "Blue Dog," and the area of a football field that holds the most significance is not called "the Purple Zone." The height of urgency in our country today is not a "Teal Alert," and when someone gets mad, they don't "see yellow." Red matters. Red wins.more
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