Conservatives More Likely To Read Opposing Points Of View

Posted: Jun 09, 2009 11:20 AM

From LiveScience: "People with stronger party affiliation, conservative political views, and greater interest in politics proved more likely to click on articles with opposing views, according to the Ohio State study.

'It appears that people with these characteristics are more confident in their views and so they're more inclined to at least take a quick look at the counterarguments.'"