Happy people make some surprising choices about how to spend their time

Submitted by Tech Insider on August 15, 2016 - 3:00pm

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Indulging in a piece of chocolate cake. Meeting up with your best friends for drinks. Going for a hike in the wilderness.

We like doing things that feel good because, well, they feel good. It's something psychologists call the "hedonic principle." Basically, the principle goes, we try to do pleasurable things whenever possible and avoid un-pleasurable things whenever we can.

How the star-powered movie studio behind the summer hit 'Bad Moms' is competing with the Hollywood establishment

Submitted by Tech Insider on August 15, 2016 - 2:59pm

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To be successful in the movie studio system, the conventional wisdom is that you have to own incredible intellectual properties that have the potential of raking in billions of dollars over multiple platforms.

An athlete celebrated the end of his Olympics run with a massive McDonald’s meal

Submitted by Tech Insider on August 15, 2016 - 2:49pm

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Now this is one way to celebrate the end of the Olympics. 

Australian badminton player Sawan Serasinghe just wrapped up his time in Rio de Janiero. Olympic athletes are known for their crazy preparation diets. For instance, Michael Phelps' famous diet had him consuming 12,000 calories a day at one point in his life.

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