Former FBI Agent Explains How to Read Body Language | Tradecraft | WIRED

Former FBI agent and body language expert Joe Navarro breaks down the various ways we communicate non-verbally. What does it mean when we fold our arms? Why do we interlace our fingers? Can a poker player actually hide their body language?

Check out Joe's book "The Dictionary of Body Language"
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Former FBI Agent Explains How to Read Body Language | Tradecraft | WIRED



  • Im here for comments. Was not disappointed ^_^

    Joey WheelerJoey WheelerDakika önce
  • Nobody carrys flowers like that in eastern Europe. At least not in my country

    VedadVedad38 dakika önce

    Romina TRomina T53 dakika önce
  • Him: The way to walk and dress is what is in your head Me: *dresses and walks weird* My thoughts: *yaoi*

    •Milk Tea••Milk Tea•58 dakika önce
  • Best way to avoid the FBI interpreting body language: I invoke my 5th amendment rights. I want to speak to a lawyer.

    TheProfessor FateTheProfessor FateSaatler önce
  • Watch out cause the next criminal is gonna be smart.

    Sarthak GoswamiSarthak Goswami12 saatler önce
  • Me who's been practically trained by an army vet how to not use body language to give things away plus has had a therapist tell me that she can't read me exactly how she can others: 👁👄👁

    Lily WriterLily Writer14 saatler önce
  • " *tHaTs NoNeNsE * "

    IhatesaladbutIloveyouIhatesaladbutIloveyou14 saatler önce
  • Been getting that all so wrong

    samusilindzasamusilindzaGün önce
  • Botox is really going to mess this up. 🤔

    Marvelle HoneymanMarvelle HoneymanGün önce
  • What if he trying to throw us for a loop so that he doesn't let the secrets out

    Ayoub AbidAyoub AbidGün önce
  • His daughter: Dad I just went to the supermarket... FBI dad: Wait a minute... Your hair is groomed more than usual and you look too relaxed. Daughter: Ok ok I went to see a guy I like... FBI dad: I knew it! I was just joking. I knew him all along. I don't want to see you two together. If I do he will be disposed of...

    Alfie BennettAlfie BennettGün önce
  • I do some just cuz im bored haahhah

    IsabelleIsabelle2 gün önce
  • Mind opening

    Francesco SangiorgiFrancesco Sangiorgi2 gün önce
  • My crush shows all signs 😂 she is spy

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  • Real life Byakugan

    ExQticsExQtics2 gün önce
  • 💙😍😍

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  • 6:19 ok who tf does this💀

    ItsPenguinaBishItsPenguinaBish2 gün önce
  • 5:36 uhm I literally tilt my head when I’m confused like a dog😂

    ItsPenguinaBishItsPenguinaBish2 gün önce
  • Wtf 🤣this has everything wrong with it😂there are many many meanings to body language. But if u want to understand it, you must understand their personality first. Like you can be mad or comfortable and cross ur arms.

    ItsPenguinaBishItsPenguinaBish2 gün önce
  • *What this taught me:* When playing board games, always use your feet.

    Paul06Paul062 gün önce
  • Imagine his kids lying to him.

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    flydove 2018flydove 20183 gün önce
  • Absolutely.

    WindiGreensWindiGreens3 gün önce
  • If only my parents could understand my body language because i tell them SOOOOOO much

    Chèrie LulletChèrie Lullet3 gün önce
  • Hi anyone available for a bank robbery?????? ?

  • Coppers: if they move theyre guilty. If they breath? Guity. If they think? Death row.

    Johnny KabrareJohnny Kabrare3 gün önce
  • 16K dislikes are all spies

    Chong Li YangChong Li Yang3 gün önce
  • When you realise you could have made a fortune playing poker but you went down the career path in law enforcement

    Dragz johnsonDragz johnson3 gün önce
  • TRvision video: to keep your flowers looking vibrant hold them upside down after buying them Me: great idea Uk intelligence agency : your a spy and your getting deported to Russia Me: 🖕 thnx TRvision video

    Dragz johnsonDragz johnson3 gün önce
  • **Sherlock fandom has entered the chat**

    Luz GuiñazúLuz Guiñazú3 gün önce
  • With Covid 19 and face mask how can you predict the expressions?

    Sunita ShialSunita Shial3 gün önce
  • As an Italian, I suppose I wouldn’t go very far as a spy.. lol

    Andrea Edson LorenzoniAndrea Edson Lorenzoni3 gün önce
  • An FBI agent explains how to read if somebody's a vibe

    David McFaulDavid McFaul4 gün önce
  • I started counting my blinks if it 8times in 1 minute

    Janasophia dizonJanasophia dizon4 gün önce
  • im watching this to lie to my parents about stuff better 😭 edit: i watched it and im a pretty good liar 😎

    ayra ahmadayra ahmad4 gün önce
  • Don't try to Read my body language cause if u look too long u will Be Shot

    Grim'TheKidGrim'TheKid4 gün önce
  • How about if someone is drunk? Can you still get the same perceptions?

    Ian YatichIan Yatich4 gün önce
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    Tess BrownTess Brown4 gün önce
  • Some many experts and there are pedophiles roaming free! May God never grant those who keep those free their wishes!

    Melinda LigneresMelinda Ligneres4 gün önce

    Dawnold TrampDawnold Tramp4 gün önce
  • Why do even people hold flowers in an upside down position? Poor pretty flowers, they're mistreated.

    matamisakomatamisako4 gün önce
  • Everybody is gangsta until a hot girl sits to play some poker

    Federico DellimmagineFederico Dellimmagine5 gün önce
  • im not a master at body language, but did you notice that that girl changed her clothes????

    Lisa SokolovaLisa Sokolova5 gün önce
  • Dude, this is confidential

    Bughead FanBughead Fan5 gün önce
  • This gave me goosebumps

    farhat naserifarhat naseri5 gün önce
  • yeah, right, got it. now how do I tell if someone is annoyed by my presence?

    jaci pjaci p5 gün önce
    • body language movements

      Carson SimpsonCarson Simpson3 gün önce
  • Is it just me, or that nobody does anything that the example people are doing

    the new Jinxthe new Jinx5 gün önce
  • The way this man sits tells me that he is uncomfortable to share this information. By the way, as in sitting very tensed up.

    Beatrix NgBeatrix Ng5 gün önce
  • fbi:"your blink rate is about 8 blinks a minute" me:blinks 9 times

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  • You think this guy is good at poker?

    Anonymous AnonymousAnonymous Anonymous5 gün önce
  • When you see someone straightening his/her jacket by the button stances or even linings slowly as almost in specific stylish manner, beware of them cause you're dealing with the master or pro in something.

    Emir LatinovićEmir Latinović5 gün önce
  • I want him to analyze me talking to my crush and tell me how good my odds are

    katie snyderkatie snyder5 gün önce
  • Do the opposite to what he says are the typical behaviours and you'll be fine

    Carolyn ACarolyn A5 gün önce
  • Let's Get him to Interpret the Masonic Handshakes ... The Crooked Satanic Freemasonry Government

    Alliance of LightAlliance of Light6 gün önce
  • Q: What does it say when a person bends one of their legs under the chair and keeps it on his toes? A: He's and FBI agent.

    Ghost WriterGhost Writer6 gün önce
  • The girl in the poker game. Shirt was changed

    Mark HughesMark Hughes6 gün önce
  • Now we all know 👁👄👁👌

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  • "That's just your nonsense"😂😂

    Jasmin WambuiJasmin Wambui6 gün önce
  • "We choose the clothes that we wear" My mom: *I'm gonna stop you right there*

    VikiViki6 gün önce
  • can he explain how to keep a straight face while being a lying, tyrannical piece of human garbage?

    brmillgrbrmillgr6 gün önce
  • Nobody: Me: taking notes 👁👄👁

    Dove ChocolateDove Chocolate6 gün önce
  • Lol my man was holding the flowers like a dickhead wtf if you hold them down the petals will fell of .

    King RafalKing Rafal7 gün önce
  • “That’s just sheer nonsense” I wonder how many people are currently sitting in a cell due to “sheer nonsense” I bet quite a few!

    M BM B7 gün önce
  • I read a book oft him. He is a legend

    Ole HeinzOle Heinz7 gün önce
    • @Ole Heinz thank you

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    • @nelson figgs in German its called "Menschen lesen"

      Ole HeinzOle Heinz5 gün önce
    • What's the name of the book?

      nelson figgsnelson figgs5 gün önce
  • Look how he sits!!

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  • One of the biggest ball$hit a ever seen !

    Mihai IovanelMihai Iovanel7 gün önce
  • “That’s how they carry flowers in Eastern Europe” Ok so you hold the flowers up side down to propose a girl in Eastern Europe, hmmm 🤔......

    Boeing :pBoeing :p7 gün önce
  • Wtf dude

    FBIFBI7 gün önce
  • you see that? the suspect is walking, it means he is alive

    ZafironZafiron7 gün önce
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