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



  • m y
    m y 3 months ago+36323

    god his children must’ve had such a hard time lying to him

  • Nona Shah
    Nona Shah 28 days ago+2946

    Plot twist, his body language tells me the chair was too short and uncomfortable for him.

  • Meera Charlotte
    Meera Charlotte 28 days ago+1141

    it was the flowers.
    What a badass sentence.

  • †JΔE †
    †JΔE † 1 months ago+790

    sniffs because sickness
    FBI: He’s a cocaine user

  • Nikolai Rubanovskii
    Nikolai Rubanovskii 14 days ago+896

    As a Russian spy, now I know I should change my flower game. Thanks Wired!

  • ThatOneDesperateGuy ThatAsksForLikesAndSubs

    Opens mouth
    FBI: ur about to say something

  • Hong Fei Bai
    Hong Fei Bai 2 days ago+30

    Can you do a video of Joe reacting to politicians talking?

  • Peregrine Moss
    Peregrine Moss 3 days ago+22

    I often carry flowers that way. Must be in my genes. Now the important question: Why was the spy carrying flowers?

  • The Truth
    The Truth 28 days ago+556

    I once non verbally communicated now i have 2 kids

  • Tin Tizzy
    Tin Tizzy 7 days ago+134

    Crossing arms is when you get sick of them just flopping around

  • Sora123 Aqua
    Sora123 Aqua 2 months ago+3374

    It seems recommended has brought us all together again

  • Kyle Wilkinson
    Kyle Wilkinson yesterday+8

    Can we talk about how the girl in the poker scenario changed shirts!?

  • Eli Foux
    Eli Foux 14 days ago+506

    "We do the bunny nose."
    "We press our lips together."
    "We rub our tongues against our cheeks."
    I can't be the only person who for no particular reason, did all of those things as he said that.

  • ale
    ale yesterday+10

    In this clip he proves he's a member of the fbi by projecting his thoughts into our head instead of speaking

  • Nate Jones
    Nate Jones 1 months ago+449

    "I know your blink rate is about 8 times a minute."
    ...unless you're thinking about blinking. Then it's more frequent.

  • Erotic Tomato
    Erotic Tomato 3 months ago+21984

    Me: shakes hands with him
    Him: you're a virgin

  • Ben Jaming
    Ben Jaming 22 hours ago+4

    So holding flowers can get you arrested and question by the FBI.

  • GopherBeans
    GopherBeans 7 days ago+144

    FBI agent: have you been doing drugs?
    His kid: blinks

  • DvorTerrier
    DvorTerrier 1 months ago+447

    -- "Would you like to know how we know?"
    -- "My Russian accent? My tattoo MOTHER RUSSIA on the right wrist? My fur hat? My KGB ring? Speaking in Russian on the phone? The name Sergey Ivanov in my passport? PUTIN on my tee-shirt? Eating salty dry fish when drinking beer? Saying SUKA BLYAT in every sentence?"
    -- "No. Flowers."
    -- "FLOWERS?! Suka, blyat! I should have bought chocolates! You guys are surely not looking for easy signs. That's why they pay you big bucks!"

  • Peyt
    Peyt 1 months ago+676

    Me: FBI isnt so smart
    FBI: candles last longer if you do not light them