It's easier than ever to be connected to hundreds, even thousands, of people. Though the average person has around 300 Facebook "friends," the number of friends we actually have IRL is a lot smaller. This video by AsapTHOUGHT explains that even in the age of social media, our brains can only handle around 150 casual acquaintances (people you'd invite to a party), 50 close pals (the friends you see often but aren't super close to), and 5 best buds (the ones you can really count on). 

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