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Men and women take home different regrets after sex
by Jon Herskovitz

AUSTIN - Men most often regret not having sex with more people while women frequently regret having sex with the wrong partner, according to a recently released study.

The study from researchers at the University of Texas and University of California-Los Angeles aimed to show that the feeling of regret is part of the evolutionary process when it comes to reproduction, the University of Texas said on Monday.

"For men throughout evolutionary history, every missed opportunity to have sex with a new partner is potentially a missed reproduce opportunity - a costly loss from an evolutionary perspective," said Martie Haselton, a UCLA social psychology professor who worked on the study.

The three main regrets for men: being too timid to approach a possible partner, not being more sexually adventurous when young and not being more sexually adventurous in their single days.

The main regrets for women include losing their virginity to the wrong partner, cheating on a present or past partner and moving too fast sexually.

"The consequences of casual sex were so much higher for women than for men, and this is likely to have shaped emotional reactions to sexual liaisons even today," Haselton said in a statement.

More women than men included "having sex with a physically unattractive partner" as a top regret.

The report was based on three studies with a total of about 25,000 people and the findings were published in the current issue of the Archives of Sexual Behavior, an academic journal.

(Reporting by Jon Herskovitz. Editing by Andre Grenon)

readers' comments
"a-hole new world" songs from Aladdin cartoon

Posted by jameslee58 on Fri, 29 Nov 2013 at 17:43 PM
Disney got songs one arh??? :eek::confused:

Neber hear b4 ... paiseh .... disney not my likings ... :o:D

Maybe U can teach Ah Com to appreciate Disney songs this weekend .... ;)

Posted by Small Fly on Fri, 29 Nov 2013 at 17:37 PM
some peoples like to turn on music to hype up the s•x

For example...The gay will have this theme song from Disney 'a hole new world'....

Posted by jameslee58 on Fri, 29 Nov 2013 at 11:35 AM
U better STOP listening to all these oldies .... wait your young female targets call/treat U as Lau Uncle Com then U regret .... :p :D :D

Posted by Small Fly on Fri, 29 Nov 2013 at 10:21 AM

趙傳 has a voice that sounded like Rod Stewart. Very 沙哑.

He is able to attract many charbor listeners who love to hear men's plead and humbleness to touch their heart.

Men do like his songs becoz those lyrics written are difficult words for man to tell it in front of those charbors.

Oso, 趙傳 know where and when to hit the high pitch like "Is it really I have nothing"
When come to humbleness, he will lower his tone like : "I am ugly but I am tender"

Seen like he must have founded charbors who accepted his love in songs.
Eagerly awaiting for his new album.

Posted by fei.long on Fri, 29 Nov 2013 at 00:47 AM
I ones I regret are the u shape bodies and 飞机场s.:D
Posted by Seekeroftruth on Thu, 28 Nov 2013 at 09:53 AM

some of his songs are indeed 百听不厌. :cool:
Posted by A_Commoner on Thu, 28 Nov 2013 at 09:28 AM

do it in the shower, so u can make sin and wash away atthe same time.
Posted by working_class on Thu, 28 Nov 2013 at 08:22 AM
The first few times there's guilt, I agreed woman tend to feel herself dirty after s•x, I.e when s•x is a little unusual with dirty talks n coupled with some lewd acts involved, 轰轰烈烈以后,风平浪静,随着便是一点点的罪恶感,觉得自己无比的贱,可是那种无法形容的兴奋,切带来了无 比的矛盾。。。
Then she will start shower for hours to get rid off the sin
Posted by jameslee58 on Wed, 27 Nov 2013 at 13:47 PM

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