Saw this in the news this evening:
Bedtime Story: 1-in-4 Grown Men Travel With a Stuffed Animal
"Travelodge surveyed 6,000 Britons and discovered that 35 percent of adults admitted they sleep with their teddy because they found cuddling their bear comforting. Additionally, many said the calming feeling of a bear hug helped them lower their stress level after a hard day.
And it turns out that a large number of the bear-toting travelers are men.
Travelodge said that 25 percent of men reported they take their teddy bear away with them when going away on business."
Grown Men Travel With a Stuffed Animals: Teddy Bears, Dogs in Businessmen's Suitcases - ABC News