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How Much Is A Bird in The Hand Worth?
Intro logo by Rickonami !! http://www.youtube.com/user/rickonami
ALL music by Jake Chudnow: http://soundcloud.com/jakechudnow
Julian Baggini’s book analyzing aphorisms: http://www.amazon.com/Should-Judge-This-Book-Cover/dp/1582436045
Julian Baggini VIDEO showing how aphorisms can be confusing: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fB8qXaLQ9Ik
Loss Aversion: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loss_aversion
Loss Aversion and video games: http://www.psychologyofgames.com/2010/01/loss-aversion-achievements-and-trial-conversions/
Loss Aversion paper: http://mba.yale.edu/faculty/pdf/Novemsky_Loss_Aversion.pdf
Blind Date Murderer: http://memegenerator.net/Blind-Date-Murderer
Syntactic ambiguity examples: http://www.teachers-corner.co.uk/newspaper-headlines/
More on the buffalo sentence: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buffalo_buffalo_Buffalo_buffalo_buffalo_buffalo_Buffalo_buffalo
lots of paraprosdokians: http://www.economicnoise.com/2011/09/05/182-paraprosdokians/
My favorite book when I was in High School (I’m a huge nerd and who majored in Psychology and English Literature in college): http://www.amazon.com/Penguin-Dictionary-Literary-Terms-Theory/dp/0140513639