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Book review: 'The Science of Kissing' by Sheril Kirshenbaum
Book review: 'The Science of Kissing' by Sheril Kirshenbaum

It's late at night and you're finishing a truly golden date. You drank Manhattans and discovered that you both geek out about B-horror films and the collected works of Philip K. Dick. To top it off, you can't stop staring into each other's eyes. When you finally lean in for a kiss you feel a shock of gooey warmth and your heart pumps molasses. The moment is terribly romantic. Too bad the same can't be said of the kiss itself. In her new book, "The Science of Kissing," Sheril Kirshenbaum dissects the kiss with a scalpel, peeling back its glamorized skin to reveal its sociopathic nature. And we learn, that despite its exalted status as one of the...

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