How Loneliness Affects Consumer Behavior | Most people, not surprisingly, said they would like to see the higher-rated movie. But intriguingly, just the opposite was true for those who scored on the lonely end of the loneliness scale: lonely participants actually favored the 2.5-star film. (15/12/14) || STP > Psychograhic Segmentation
"Are you lonely?" "It’s been a lifetime of loneliness. I decided early on that I better get used to it. I go to movies by myself. If the movie theater is completely empty, I’m even happier. I learned early on that if I wanted to go to restaurants, I better learn to go by myself. ..."
10. As people, we give our selves comfort by finding companionship. Whether it be a spouse, family or a best friend, you don't feel so small in such a big world when you have someone you can rely on. We saw that with George and Lennie, no matter how few people interacted with them, they would always have each other to void the loneliness.
Yesterday I read that (Finnish) people have troubles to admit their loneliness and came immediately out of my loneliness closet in Facebook. Sprouted a nice little conversation in which I've while heartedly taken responsibility of my own loneliness. One reason for it being the possibility that I would probably be a "pirttihirmu" your regular home base beast : #deardiary I took a nap #today. I usually don't but I'm feeling little bit feverish today. Before my nap I kept thinking #baking…
Byzantium (2013). A mother-daughter vampire duo come to a seaside town, but an all-male vampire society is hunting them. Many of Jordan's striking images will lodge in your brain after watching this movie — but so will the characters and the choices they struggle with. Ronan and Arterton brilliantly capture the power and loneliness of being two people against the world, and this is the closest we've seen in a decade to a movie about vampires who are real people, instead of clichés.