By David Ingber
Our animalistic behaviors include, but are not limited to:
*Being highly territorial (Don't you dare sit next to me on the subway if there's another seat open. This rule applies double to peeing in a urinal in a large public bathroom.)
*Fiercely defending our packs from outsiders (Have you ever tried wearing a Patriots jersey to a Jets home game? It's not fun.)
*Going to great lengths to attract a mate (Look, I've been to the gym. It's horrible. Don't let anyone convince you otherwise.)
We human animals engage in activities like wearing shoe lifts and make-up in order to appear like a more attractive version of ourselves.
Evolutionary scientists have even theorized that make-up helps its wearers accentuate and exaggerate physical traits that promote DNA a mate would be eager to pass on. (Here is an excellent primer on the subject, from the always awesome people at How Stuff Works.)
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