“Poison Goes Where Poison is Welcome”

From cocktail parties to family reunions, the water cooler to the professional convention, we all enjoy the guilty pleasures of talking about other people. But gossip is more than just idle chitchat, it’s also how we arrange our world as social animals. Nigel Nicholson, Ph.D., discusses the evolutionary reasons why humanity is a beehive of communication.


Psychology Today
Whether gossip be positive or negative, constructive or destructive, it will provide insight into the mind of the person who spreads it.

 

 

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