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Why Frank Underwood Enjoys It: ‘Cheaters High’ Validated

Why Frank Underwood Enjoys It: 'Cheaters High' Validated

The hit cable series “House of Cards” displays some pretty unsavory human behavior — individuals are energized when they get away with cheating or unethical behavior. Frank Underwood, the series’ protagonist, enjoys exacting his revenge on those who didn’t support his nomination for Secretary of State. He’s downright upbeat about it.And while viewers are unsure of fact versus fiction, the characters’ motivations are consistent with new research out of the University of Washington. The research finds people who get away with cheating — as long as they believe no one is hurt by their dishonesty — are more likely to feel upbeat than remorseful

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06 Sep
Dr Antoine Spiteri @drspiteri
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06 Sep
PsychCentral @PsychCentral
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06 Sep
psychfeed @psychfeed
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