Are you a social cannibal?

The analogy with cannibals works because these are the kind of people who feed on weaknesses in others to feel good about themselves.

Like hungry cannibals savoring the flesh of another person, social cannibals take pleasure in the problems, difficulties and failures of others. It’s dangerous being in their company because you might end up in their pot.

Wisdomforlife

Some people enjoy bad news about others. They enjoy bits of gossip and slander. You might want to keep your distance from people like this. 

These are people who give you a feeling that they wouldn’t mind hearing a little bad news about you. They are social cannibals

The analogy with cannibals works because they’re the kind of people who feed on weaknesses in others to feel good about themselves.

Like hungry cannibals savoring the flesh of other person, social cannibals take pleasure in the problems, difficulties and failures of others. It’s dangerous being in their company because you might end up in their pot.

This tendency starts early in life as siblings tattle on each other and find pleasure in seeing a brother or sister get in trouble. But don’t think that the behavior is left with childhood. Many adults are just as guilty — albeit in more refined…

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