Smiles and Finger Length

The smile that says where you’re from THEY say “tomayto” and we say “tomarto”. And now a study has established that the Americans and British also have different smiles.

While we British smile by pulling our lips back and upwards and exposing our lower teeth, Americans are more likely simply to part their lips and stretch the corners of their mouths.

Found via Boing Boing

This makes me want to go out in public and try to find someone with a “British” smile.
Finger length predicts physically aggressive personalities, study shows Hurd and his graduate student Allison Bailey have shown that a man’s index finger length relative to ring finger length can predict how inclined that man is to be physically aggressive. Women do not show a similar effect.

Found via anything but ordinary

My Index and Ring fingers are almost the same length (index is slightly longer).

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