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Truth, Jawlines And The American Way: The Changing Face Of Superman
baalroo
Just thought you guys would enjoy this NPR blog post about the various "faces" of superman over the years.

http://www.npr.or...f-superman
 
Hypoxic
Steve has also put it up on the news feed. It's a decent little read.
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A6K
When I was taking a class on communications between the sexes, the subject of how attraction affects communication came up, we went over a study that was done with data from several universities.

Each university surveyed women on the most attractive features in a man, without race in mind, the most common description was 6 feet to 6 foot 4 inches tall, black or dark brown hair, blue eyes, strong/define jaw line, cleft chin, athletic/muscular, with strong legs and chest.

After we went over that I said "So a majority of women have a underlining attraction to Superman?"
It got some laughs, then the instructor clicked to the next slide and BOOM there was a picture of Superman. And there was some talk and laughs about it, then we moved on.

This article made me think of that.

There's a program on human sexuality that aired on the Discovery Channel (USA) that went over the same study. If you can find it check it out, it's pretty interesting.
 
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