Monday, 1 June 2009

Hey baby, look at the size of my pint

The depressingly common tactic of using pseudo-scientific twaddle in advertising is now being used by a pub chain.

I'm sure there is something to body language but the simplified garbage the BBC have reported is very unconvincing. Well, unless the sight of blokes trying to attract women by tossing off their beer bottles is in fact a common occurrence in pubs. The 'news item' can be read here.


  1. They should have one with people getting their feet stuck to the carpet, and people vomiting. They might as well as make one of people watching Dr Karl's band too! Long live The Walkabout.

  2. I wonder what fascinating insights the psychology expert would tell us about the body language of people throwing up?