10/30/13 - Wednesday's Topical Currents looks at the dynamics of arguments in a relationship. Psychologist Dr. Ilona Jerabek has closely studied the matter. She says fighting is one thing . . . but fighting dirty threatens bonds. She says anger isn’t destructive . . . but that rage provokes breakups. 42% of argument participants use curse words. But 47% make up right away.
05/28/13 - Tuesday’s Topical Currents looks at new finding regarding social neuroscience, and how the unconscious mind shapes our experience. We often misperceive our relationships with family, friends and business associates.
02/14/13 - Thursday’s Topical Currents begins with communications expert Liel Lowndes, author of HOW TO CREATE CHEMISTRY WITH ANYONE. Evolution, genetics and past experiences are factors in relationships. And more. Linda Gasseneheimer and wine columnist Fred Tasker discuss Valentine’s Day champagnes & cognacs. Also, the legendary Martha Stewart . . .