Your Brain Can't Handle Your Facebook Friends

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Mon, Jan 25th, 2010 12:47 by capnasty NEWS

According to British anthropologist Robin Dunbar, it's the cognitive limit to the number of people you can be friends with. The number is 150, meaning your brain can only handle that much friends, and--shockingly enough--it also applies to Facebook.

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