Why Some People Are Really Bad at Remembering Names

As one of the most arbitrary things about a person, a name is usually among the first pieces of information our brains filter out.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Sep 16, 2020
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.