Tag: number of friends

It is better to have more or fewer friends?

Published: August 6, 2016 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

A teen reflects on her friendships and asks which works best—more or fewer friends?

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In the Media – Does Taylor Swift have too many friends? (Bravo TV)

Published: July 12, 2016 | Last Updated: July 20, 2016 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – Does Taylor Swift have too many friends? (Bravo TV)

Can there possibly be such a thing as having too many friends? Writing for Bravo TV, journalist Marianne Garvey discusses Taylor Swift’s “girl squad” phenomenon.

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When It Comes to Friendships, Who Is Counting?

Published: November 17, 2007 | Last Updated: May 4, 2024 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

Dunbar’s number expresses the limits in the number of friendship we can maintain. But other “number guys” aren’t so sure.

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How many friends does it take…?

Published: July 19, 2007 | Last Updated: April 2, 2016 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

An MSN Messenger study of the friendship patterns of 10,000 persons among the UK population cites some interesting statistics: Brits collect an average of 396 friends each over their lifetime. People wind up staying in touch with about 1 out of 12 of the friends they make. The average number of friends they maintain is […]

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