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Linkfest: Yoga Classes 'Provoke' Prisoners

Many people consider yoga a spiritual excursive, a mix between meditating and working out. Some say yoga is the ultimate way to relax the mind. That wasn't the case for some prisoners.

The BBC reports, "A prison in Norway has stopped holding yoga classes after it found that instead of calming inmates, they were actually making some more aggressive."

Talk about unintended reverse psychology...

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