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Cleanliness and godliness

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A study by three research psychologists released last week entitled, "The Smell of Virtue," claims to show that cleanliness is indeed next to godliness.

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The researchers administered tests on subjects which measured fairness, willingness to volunteer time and willingness to donate money.

The subjects were divided into two groups: One group sat in an unscented room, the other sat in an identical room which contained a light whiff of Windex.

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