Turns Out All Your Friends Have More Friends Than You

June 9, 2016

All Your Friends Have More Friends Than You
http://nymag.com/scienceofus/2016/05/turns-out-all-your-friends-have-more-friends-than-you.html Twist on social #networks having a #powerlaw degree distribution
The paradox arises because numbers of friends people have are distributed in a way that follows a power law rather than an ordinary linear relationship. So most people have a few friends while a small number of people have lots of friends.