Fictional characters might not be real, but our relationships with them are.
Studies show it’s difficult for our brains to distinguish between our familiarity with characters on TV and our personal relationships with real people. The effect is so strong that just thinking about watching your favorite TV show can make you feel less lonely.
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found @ 34 likes ON 2019-08-20 08:37:59 BY ME.ME