The game of rock-paper-scissors or as others call it ro-sham-bo, has effectively ended many arguments in my time. At first is seems like such a simple game, but there are in fact piles of research and statistical data on the outcomes and tendancies found in Rock-Paper-Scissors duels. The following are some research and statistics on ro-sham-bo as well as the tendancies of both men and women:
1. Men are more likely to throw rock first because it is seen as a real life weapon of choice. Women however usually choose paper first because of their aversion to direct violence.