How bored are these "experts?" I think that this story is ridiculous. Some schools are considering banning the term "best friends," trying to help kids be more inclusive. Are you kidding me?!? I am blessed to have so many best friends and have been a groomsmen several times. Awesome Girlfriend Megan and I always joke about our future wedding, how the wedding will have to contain an enormous guest list, and how even our bridal party would be massive. I'M SORRY! I don't think most of my best friends even like me sometimes, they just keep me around for comedy purposes!
I say worry less about ranks and titles, the more best friends, the better. You can see more about this experiment by clicking here. To quote 'It's A Wonderful Life,' "Dear George, remember no man is a failure who has friends.