Dunbar’s Number Revisited

Here’s a post from Robin Dunbar, themselves. I’ve been fascinated by this idea for some months, now — the truth of it is just that I am continually encountering people that I know and remember, but whose name or other relevant details escape me. Of course it makes me feel bad, but it’s not the result of a lack of interest or inattention to detail, but a simple byproduct of the fact that my social network has always been a lot larger than I could ever hope to keep track of.

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