Men More Likely to Gossip Than Women?

Forget the assumption that women are the biggest gossips – a new survey out concludes men are by far the worst culprits. A fifth of those asked said they spent at least three hours a day gossiping – mainly at work . One in 10 men like to dish the dirt on other people, compared with 4% of women, while more men than women are guilty of spreading rumours, there’s talk about friends, promotions and salaries. Some 55% of men admitted they gossiped at work, compared with 46% of women whose top topics were family feuds, followed by the latest storyline in TV drama’s , old school friends, fashion errors and what their neighbours are like. The poll of 1,033 adults was conducted last month across the UK. Research shows we’re fascinated with gossip, whether it’s about work, our love lives or the latest soap. Yet it’s men who are more likely to gossip the day away, dispelling any myth. By the way, have you heard the latest about!!!!!….Ed

Source: Daily Mail / Photo: Ben White /

Posted in All Stories, Ed McMahon

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