On Paterno and Sports Fan Myopia | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it

They asked Yankees and Red Sox fans a series of factual questions about two games: Game 7 of the 2003 ALCS (won by the Yankees) and Game 7 of the 2004 ALCS (won by the Red Sox).

Their findings? Fans remembered the game their team won more accurately than the game their team lost.