Five things you didn’t know about lefties according to KJRH.com
20% of Mensa members are left handed while only 10% of the population are left handed. Albert Einstein was a lefty. It’s clear that lefties are actually smarter than righties.
Lefties tend to be a little more moodier than righties. According to a study in the Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, when lefties are trying to process their moods there’s an imbalance in activity between the left and right hemispheres of the brain, causing the negativity and moodiness.
Researchers have found that lefties may have an advantage in sports that involve two opponents facing each other such as tennis and boxing. Mostly the reason behind that is they get more chances at practicing than righties do.
President Obama, Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Gerald Ford were all lefties.
A survey of more than 25,000 people say lefties drink more, though it’s tough to say if it’s something in the brain, or the social stress of feeling they are part of a minority group.