Introducing the Social Intelligence Test! From what I can tell, it’s sponsored by Harvard and it’s rather interesting. The basis is you look at pictures of people going through different emotions and decide what emotion they’re feeling. The trick is, you can only see their eyes.
How well can you read people? I never thought I was good at it, but I scored rather high on this test. It was a very interesting experience! I highly recommend taking this!
cool! I got 30 out of 36. It says average adults get 26 right. BAM!
Trigger warnings don’t happen in real life. I try to be considerate. I don’t typically post anything that needs a trigger warning. But in the end, this is the internet, you are following personal blogs with people who have their own set of ideals, opinions, and thoughts on the other end of it. The world doesn’t revolve around your comfort. If you stepped outside you’d know there is no such thing as a trigger warning out there. Suck it up.
That said, if I ever do post something that genuinely needs a trigger warning, let me know. I am a compassionate person when its warranted.
I had to do this once with Privateer II: The Darkening. It gained a bit when he said “I bet you didn’t play it through, I bet somebody just told you how…” and I was able to smile gently and say “God, possibly, since I wrote the game.” And plainly the Deity was with me that day, as I happened to be carrying docs from my UK agent (who’d done the deal) that showed not only that I was the writer, but the five-figure sum I had been paid. …It was a happy day for me. Not so much for him. I’d never had a referent for the word “slink” for a full grown male before. As in “slink away in utter dejection.” I smiled for at least three days without stopping. And am smiling now… I had completely forgotten about this.
Reblogging because “I beat the game” is fantastic, but “I wrote the damn thing” is even better.
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