Wednesday, April 25th, 2012
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Young People Actually Are That Stupid

"In a series of papers on adolescent health published in The Lancet today, scientists describe how new research has changed our understanding of adolescence which was thought to start with the physical changes to the body around puberty and to be completed when growth stopped in the late teens. Now researchers believe the brain goes on maturing and is not fully developed until at least the age of 24."

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roboloki (#1,724)
roboloki (#1,724)

@roboloki gah!! insert "someone" as the link.
on a completely unrelated note, gawker's comments are back online tomorrow and i'll bet they have an edit button.

Smoking_Robot (#7,632)

In other news, scientists think they may have finally figured out how to GET THOSE DAMN KIDS OFF OUR LAWNS.

BadUncle (#153)

Speaking purely from personal experience, it's often not until one's thirties that the testicles finally descend from the cranium.

DMcK (#5,027)

@BadUncle Only to retreat back in horror in one's forties.

Oh please let's raise the drinking age!

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