Can You Tell If Someone's Flirting With You? You Probably Can't, Study Shows (

Oh, I was worried about being super-dense or worse, just plain bad at. Well, now I know I definitely am, but so is everybody else, so I feel a lot better about myself.

Also, my condolences to these two poor, unfortunate souls:

However, he said, flirting can be harder to detect in other contexts, such as work or being a subject in a study on first impressions. One of the saddest pairs Hall encountered in the study was a male and a female who both flirted but didn’t think the other was flirting back.

“Talk about a missed opportunity,” Hall said.


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Mike the Magnificent
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Mike the Magnificent (@judgesurreal777)
6 months ago

This sounds correct.

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Lyndsie (@speakofqueen)
6 months ago

An interesting study for sure. It doesn’t surprise me that it was more difficult for males to come across as flirting than females- we really do tend to make our emotions much easier to read.

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