It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker.
Please white-list or disable AboveTopSecret.com in your ad-blocking tool.
Some features of ATS will be disabled while you continue to use an ad-blocker.
originally posted by: Kali74
This is a very big deal to men right? Especially in the business world... or is this a myth? I've watched several clips of him shaking hands with various people and I don't know why but it really, really bothers me. Any insights? My instincts say he really is an orangutan and this is some weird dominance thing. Our president is broken...
John Oliver has a decent compilation:
Meeting and Greeting
A handshake is appropriate upon meeting. The Japanese handshake is limp and with little or no eye contact.
Some Japanese bow and shake hands. The bow is a highly regarded greeting to show respect and is appreciated by the Japanese. A slight bow to show courtesy is acceptable.