Monday, May 21, 2012

Science says that organic-food eaters are jerks

Hat tip, Instapundit: “There’s a line of research showing that when people can pat themselves on the back for their moral behavior, they can become self-righteous.”

There's an enormous amount of anecdotal evidence to this effect, so it's interesting that it is now settled science.  I'm looking forward to the follow-up study of Prius owners, although South Park already has this one nailed: