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Humans Are Wired To Be Conscious Of Status

Humans Are Wired To Be Conscious Of Status

  • There’s something to the idea that humans are wired to be very, very conscious of status. It may have come from another time in mankind’s history when your status within your small tribe or group was actually critical to your survival.
  • That carried over to the modern world — and the fact that we have these social networks that knit together the world, that allow us to see the activity or status of other people all over the world has sort of risen the stakes.
  • These social networks have pushed the emotional stakes of status games to, maybe, an unhealthy place.


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