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September 12, 2011

BEAM THEM AT WASHINGTON

Magnetic Pulses to the Brain Make it Impossible to Lie

(Thanks to eilbeback)

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"It nonetheless indicates that despite common public assumptions, the sense of right and wrong is based not only on social constructs such as cultural or religious beliefs, but also our brain mechanisms."

Gee, I had no idea that the FREAKING BRAIN had any part in the thought process. What an astounding conclusion!

Also,

Headline: Magnetic Pulses to the Brain Make it Impossible to Lie: Study

Body: Results showed that the eight volunteers who had their left DPC stimulated lied more often, while the ones with the right DPC stimulated were more likely to tell the truth.

Nice journalism.

I would hate to see the aftermath if these were beamed at Washington.

only works on attractive people

Naturally all Mothers have known this for years. ( What did you think those refrigerator magnets were for anyway ? )

"...used powerful magnets to disrupt the area said to be the brain's "moral compass...."

I'm not surprised magnets can disrupt a compass. That's why I have a moral GPS app. It's also easier to turn off.

*finally got posted*
If we hit them really hard on the head with magnets, they'll stop lying? Didn't think so... Nevertheless, worth a try.

I thought the article should have gone into the possibility of applying the magnets at the magnetic north pole. How about them apples !

Dave,

Great blog p--BZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ. Oh, never mind

I propose that when this is perfected, it be mandatory during elections.
No, wait. That would lead to the fall of civilization, wouldn't it?
Would it? I don't think we've had much experience in this area.

Hi Dave, cool post, thanks for the info...

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