Fandoms Are Fun, but Are They Healthy?


Hank Green (Vlogbrothers, SciShow) just launched SciShow Psych, a new YouTube channel devoted to answering questions about psychology. For one of their first few videos, they tackled a question that’s near and dear to me, and probably to many of you as well: is fandom a healthy obsession, or is it a problem?

The answer, as with most psychological questions, is complicated — and the video above will break it down.

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