About the Authors

Cristina Iani

cristina.iani@unimore.it (CI); sandro.rubichi@unimore.it (SR)

Affiliation Department of Communication and Economics, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Reggio Emilia, Italy

Filomena Anelli

Affiliations Department of Philosophy and Communication, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy, Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy

Roberto Nicoletti

Affiliation Department of Philosophy and Communication, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy

Sandro Rubichi

cristina.iani@unimore.it (CI); sandro.rubichi@unimore.it (SR)

Affiliation Department of Communication and Economics, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Reggio Emilia, Italy

Competing Interests

Co-author Sandro Rubichi is a PLOS ONE Editorial Board member. This does not alter the authors’ adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CI FA RN SR. Performed the experiments: FA. Analyzed the data: CI FA SR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CI SR. Wrote the paper: CI FA RN SR.