In 110 years, Americans went from saying ‘prunes’ to ‘cheese’ for the yearbooks

by Rashmee

Posted on December 1, 2015


We’re all smiling more widely now, showing more of our teeth, being more unrestrained about expressing emotion. Those are the results of assessing 110 years of American high school yearbook photos. Click here to get to the research conducted by Shiry Ginosar at the University of California, Berkeley, and some others. They call it ‘A … Continue reading “In 110 years, Americans went from saying ‘prunes’ to ‘cheese’ for the yearbooks”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK