The marshmallow study
I never liked this experiment, but then... Also, 7 other things worth your time.
We had some friends over Saturday night—ordered pizza, drank some wine (the grownups), toasted marshmallows (the kids).
This led, as it often does, to someone making a joke about the marshmallow experiment.
You know this one, I’m sure. It came out of Stanford University in the early 1960s. Researchers sat kids down and offered them a sweet treat, but th…