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  • Jancis Robinson
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  • Jancis Robinson
23 May 2003

Research from Ernest & Julio Gallo wine has found that 92 per cent of the population suffer from a huge new phenomenon, dubbed Social Performance Anxiety, typified by feeling the need to bluff and exaggerate in order to deal with stress when in social situations.

The study shows that adults today exaggerate about almost every aspect of…