The Scientific Reason Hot Guys Are Selfish Jerks

Blame years of evolutionary psychology.

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Why don’t attractive men care about equality?

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Why is this not true for women?

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Women are judged unfairly for being attractive

The same study out of Brunel University also asked participants to judge others on their egalitarianism, noted as “perceived egalitarianism”. The results showed that both attractive men and women were perceived as less egalitarian.

Consequences for today’s society

If attractive men tend to be more selfish and less egalitarian, should we boycott them?

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