When A Handshake Stops Being A Handshake...

...And Turns Into A Death-Struggle A handshake is a great way to connect, person to person. It’s also a good way to pass germs and viruses, but that’s another story. I found a fascinating article about the history of the handshake on, unsurprisingly, History.com. Here’s a quote… “By extending their empty right hands, strangers could show that they were not holding weapons and bore no ill will toward one another.“ But handshakes are more than just a historical leftover. The article goes on to explain that, “one of the earliest depictions of a handshake is found in a ninth century B.C. relief.” And that, “the handshake was a symbol of good faith when making an oath or promise. When they cla

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