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Pacific Standard, 30.01.2019 | Tom Jacobs

“Eyewear ‘seems to offer politicians an advantage over their competitors, at least in Western cultures, without any real drawbacks,’ writes a research team led by Alexandra Fleischmann of the University of Cologne. […] The findings reflect the social tendency to associate glasses with high intelligence. The effect is strongest among political liberals […].”

Link to article: https://psmag.com/social-justice/eyeglasses-can-increase-a-politicians-appeal