Simply Interesting: Why It Feels So Good To Be Scared

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Why would anyone want more? Why do people, in fact, pay money to be scared when there’s already enough frightening stuff served up daily? Check out this article and video from Howstuffworks.






The movie adaptation of Stephen King’s “It” has already grossed more than $321 million since being released. BROOKE PALMER/NEW LINE/WARNER BROS.


Experiencing “fun scary,” Kerr says, can give us “a sense of mastery over it. That can feel very gratifying. Here is a chance to feel like we’ve got it all within our control.”



To read the article and watch the video, click here. 


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