n., pl., -gies.
- The science that deals with mental processes and behavior.
- The emotional and behavioral characteristics of an individual, group, or activity: the psychology of war.
To forward a Twitter post that someone sent you. It is accomplished by starting the tweet with “rt@” or “retweet@” followed by the name of the person who sent it to you and then your comments; for example, rt@sendername or retweet@sendername.
It has to do with identifying with another tweet, but even more importantly, it has to do with wanting to identify with another person. The tweet is the vehicle – truly it’s about connection.
What do you think? I’m not a psychologist.