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Results of Experiment 2 indicate that the post source's popularity and viewers' need for popularity interact to moderate the causal effect of post types on perceived narcissism.

The flattery they lay on is thick, and if you’re aware, you will notice it right away.

Unfortunately, if you’re caught up in the romance you may miss the manipulation that comes along with it. Ask anyone who has ever been with a narcissist, they will tell you all the red flags were there.

They want to “win” you, and so, in their minds, “own” you.

They will complement you excessively, take you on wonderful dates, and buy you lots of gifts.

If the narcissist has a loyal professional and social following, a source of constant narcissistic supply, excuses will always be made for him/her despite the abominable behavior toward spouse and children.

After causing horrific trauma to a wife or husband and children who have been abandoned, he moves on to re-invent himself and re-burnish his image.Some narcissists go on to produce children with two three or even four other partners.It doesn’t matter as long as he is getting the adulation, praise, adoration that he needs and maintaining the power and money that he holds on to and that defines him/her as a person.I give those who have weathered these storms great credit for their forbearance. = 116), a 2 (viewers' narcissism: narcissist vs. Perceived similarity between the Instagram post source and the viewer mediates the causal effects of Instagram post types on attitude toward taking selfies, intention to take selfies, and intention to follow the Instagram post source.Study the narcissistic personality in-depth so you don’t get caught up in a partnership or marriage to one of these individuals.