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Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Love of Possessions Can Run Deep

Researchers visited five car shows in Arizona and conducted interviews with male and female car enthusiasts, aged 19 to 68, and found that those with an especially strong attachment used pet names rather than brand names when describing their cars.

In addition, some people used this emotional connection to their cars to ease pain and disappointment in their romantic lives.

"Material possession relationships may reduce the negative consequences of social isolation and loneliness, and can contribute to consumer well-being, especially when considered relative to less-desirable alternative responses like substance abuse, delinquency and the side effects of antidepressant medications," they wrote in a journal news release.

There were various combinations of passion, intimacy and commitment in people's relationships with their cars. Read the entire article.

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