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Hot temperatures lead to hot tempers

If you thought the public discourse on social media wasn’t civil now, there may be more bad news as the world gets hotter. MIT tech review published this in the latest edition and the data is apparently a study of over a billion tweets.

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Apparently there’s a correlation between profanity (at least in tweets) and the ambient temperature.  If you are looking for the original paper for more details it can be found here.

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