personality

For Your Own Sake, Don’t Be the Person Who Can’t Turn It Off

Back in June, David Blaine answered a question about what motivates him to still keep performing illusions of survival. His response: I can’t turn it…

If You Want People to See You Differently, You Have to Stop Caring What They Think

The “I wish I could be someone I’m not” market — known more commonly as self-help — is worth nearly $10 billion in the U.S, which means there are…

Sitting on the Couch Too Much Can Change Your Personality

Sitting on your ass and not doing anything has always been a recipe for dying young (exercise is good for you, yo). But according to…

The Psychology of Referring to Yourself in the Third Person

What’s got two thumbs and can’t bear hearing people refer to themselves in the third person? That’s right: This guy. Aside from the grammatical catastrophe…

What Makes Me… Annoying?

What Makes Me… a Horndog?