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Submission + - Distraction is the Best Way to Calm a Belligerent->

Phil Weiss writes: "The next time a bar brawl breaks out in your local pub, blame it on the brain, not the beer. A new study, published in the July issue of Psychological Science, has found that it's possible to calm aggressive drunks if they're given a rewarding task that tests their powers of concentration."
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