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  1. beauty
    John Mayer’s Vanity Reaches Bold New HeightsHe made a risky, last-minute beauty decision.
  2. atypical
    What It’s Like to Be a Diagnosed NarcissistThe term ‘narcissist’ gets thrown around easily, but what does it really mean?
  3. science of us
    I’m Blushing. Does It Reveal My Rotten Soul?Careful what you turn red at.
  4. Is It Okay to Speculate About Donald Trump’s Mental Health?There’s an ongoing debate among mental-health specialists, but there may be a way to split their differences.
  5. Needy Narcissists May Just Be Extreme NeuroticsWhat happens when your distress keeps you from caring about anyone else.
  6. oh god we’re screwed
    A Therapist Attempts to Explain Donald Trump’s Rocky First Few Days in OfficeNo one has come up with a framework that can fully explain Trump, but narcissism is the best model we have at the moment.
  7. Just How Dark Are the Candidates’ Personalities?Dishonesty, Machiavellianism, and narcissism.
  8. narcissism
    The Connection Between Parenting and NarcissismA new review of the available evidence suggests that, well, it’s complicated.
  9. 2016 presidential campaign
    Why Is Donald Trump So Much More Thin-skinned Than Hillary Clinton?The answer touches on an interesting debate within personality psychology.
  10. Narcissists Are Lonely Little CreaturesIf you don’t want to feel sorry for narcissists, don’t read this.
  11. narcissism
    Could This Personality Disorder Explain Anthony Weiner’s Downfall?Narcissistic exhibitionists love nothing more than to be talked about.
  12. books
    ‘Narcissist’ Is the Worst InsultA new book explains the problem with a popular diagnosis.
  13. ‘Contemptuous’ Personalities Are a Thing, It Turns OutEver meet somebody who needs to belittle everyone around them?
  14. science of us
    Narcissists Get More DatesLook at me! I’m so charming!
  15. This Study Will Tell You How to Not Fall for Overconfident JerksIt’s a crucial life skill.
  16. science of us
    Trump Is a Near-Perfect Example of Needy NarcissismNarcissists will tell you they’re confident and have high self-esteem. Their brains and bodies tell a different story.
  17. now smell this
    Dump Someone If You Hate Their SmellAnd other revelations from the Hermès perfumers. 
  18. narcissism
    Here Is a Really Easy Way to Identify a NarcissistIt’s just one question. 
  19. personality
    Are You an Introvert — Or Are You Maybe an Undercover Narcissist?A trait some psychologists call “covert narcissism” sounds an awful lot like the popular definition of introversion.
  20. neuroscience
    At a Neurological Level, Narcissists Are NeedyThey may act confident, but their brains don’t lie.
  21. love in the time of apps
    Summer Trend: Couples Tormenting Us With AcroYogaPDA plus gym selfies equals the summer’s most excruciating Instagram trend.
  22. How Not to Spot a NarcissistNew research on a commonly held (but, apparently, wrong!) belief about the personality trait. 
  23. personality
    The Health Perks of Being a NarcissistThe trait is linked with few physical or mental illnesses.
  24. narcissism
    How Children Become Narcissists“You are so. Very. Special.”
  25. The One Question to Ask to Identify a Narcissist“Are you a narcissist?” 
  26. Narcissists Watch More Internet PornAnd the more XXX-rated content people watched, the more narcissistic they tended to be. 
  27. science of us
    Can We Train Narcissists Not to Be Such Jerks?There’s some evidence you can simply ask them to be more empathetic.
  28. Maybe Millennials Aren’t Narcissists After All?A study ties entering adulthood in a lousy economy with lower rates of the me-me-meeee personality traits.
  29. our selfies ourselves
    You Can Hire Paparazzi to Take Vacation PicsParis Hilton treatment for your Facebook page.