Alireza Nader: Iran’s Elections to End All Elections

Alireza Nader sees the next Presidential elections in Iran in June 2013 to go either of two ways. A further consolidation of power of the Supreme Leader, through effectively preventing the Guardian Council of accepting any candidate which would be tempted to ride his own track. The next President should be very loyal and consult with…

Facial appearance matter to voters, apparently!

Today I came across an experimental study regarding the effects of facial appearance on voting behaviour, and the results are more than extraordinary! In their article “Facial appearance affects voting decisions”, Anthony C. Little, Robert P. Burriss, Benedict C. Jones and Craig Roberts, offer strong evidence that   facial appearance has important effects on choice of leader. We have shown…