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Liars

Ban the $100 Bill to Thwart Terrorists and Despots?

Russ Warner | Posted 06.27.2016 | Politics
Russ Warner

Large denomination bills help facilitate the transfer and concealment of sizable amounts of money. Much of this illicit money can be stored offshore in international banks where it can be kept secure and hidden from the law.

Why Do People Lie?

Lisa Longo | Posted 05.31.2016 | Impact
Lisa Longo

It seems like every time I turn on what used to be the news I'm faced with some new nonsensical allegation against a person or institution that is obv...

Richard Ford: Politicians Are Liars

Louisiana Channel | Posted 04.14.2016 | Politics
Louisiana Channel

"You get the politics that you deserve." Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Richard Ford here speaks bluntly of the interplay between politicians and the public in America, arguing that people can only blame themselves for being lied to by politicians.

10 Reasons Caitlyn Jenner Is Absolutely Right About Hillary Clinton

H. A. Goodman | Posted 03.14.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

I am not aligned with Ms. Jenner on most political issues. However, the woman is absolutely right about one thing. Here is a list of 10 statements from Hillary Clinton that are either lies, deception through omission, or blatant attempts at obfuscation.

How To Reveal To People That You Suffer From Being A Liar

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 03.09.2016 | Comedy

All across America, people are telling other people things that aren't true. That's right. They're liars. Every day, these poor souls live behind a sh...

I Need a Seat at the Next Debate Table

Tom Gerdy | Posted 01.11.2016 | Politics
Tom Gerdy

The United States' national political process should be declared a disaster zone. I am embarrassed for our country with how presidential elections have become sideshows.

Elect These Republican Liars as President? C'mon!

Larry Hirsch | Posted 11.30.2015 | Politics
Larry Hirsch

Now it's said you can't trust a politician. This usually means they won't live up their promises. WIth the current crop of Republicans their straight out lies with no basis in fact mean you can trust nothing they say. Can we elect any of them? Fuggedaboutit!!

The Animas River Spill and the Myth of Mine Safety

Joel Reynolds | Posted 08.19.2015 | Green
Joel Reynolds

This month the industry's biggest lie -- that it can be trusted with our water -- is once again on display as another mining disaster has spilled millions of gallons of toxic mining waste and chemicals into our streams, rivers and lakes.

My Top 6 Lovable Literary Liars

Alisa Valdes | Posted 05.18.2015 | Books
Alisa Valdes

My belief in Dahlia as a character came from the fact that I, too, have enjoyed reading about liars in novels. They are some of my favorite characters, and lying is one of the more fascinating parts of the human condition.

4 Ways to Tell If Your Date Is Lying

Metro | Posted 05.17.2015 | Women
Metro

It's one of the biggest fears anyone who has ever agreed to meet up with someone on an app has -- what if your date is lying to you?

The Future of Music Is in Your Hand

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 05.02.2015 | Arts
Michael Nirenberg

When I'm playing, I think about someone like Pollack, and remind myself that I'm throwing sound at blank space until something emerges. I have to trust the process, so I can stay focused and not second guess myself.

The "I Gave Myself a Nickname Guy"

Elizabeth Denham | Posted 04.29.2015 | Divorce
Elizabeth Denham

This guy contacted me through an online dating site. His profile was well written, and he seemed to have his act together. He seemed normal. He was an attorney, new to town and looking to meet new people. He was 45 years old and nice looking according to his profile photo. All signs pointed to responding.

You're Probably A Liar - Even If You're Not Admitting It!

Posted 03.10.2015 | Dr. Phil

"Everybody lies every day," Dr. Phil tells his audience in this exclusive video shot after his show taping. "The average person lies between three and...

What Should I Do if an Employee Is a Liar?

Russ Warner | Posted 11.22.2014 | Business
Russ Warner

We need to be careful not to assume that individuals are guaranteed to repeat past behavior. Such assumptions can limit a person's ability to learn and grow. But, how can we know if an employee is going to repeat past behavior such as illicit drug use, theft, or bribery?

14 Ways You're Being Lied To Every Single Day

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 06.25.2014 | Comedy

Are you paranoid... or is everybody just lying to your face?

Elvis the Mark, Carny Kids and the Showtown Allstars

Michael Sean Comerford | Posted 04.22.2014 | Travel
Michael Sean Comerford

Elizabeth, 9, and her dad Original Tommy Arnold at the Showtown USA restaurant/bar in Gibsonton, Fla., seated at the Liar's Table WATCH THE VIDEO ...

Find Out If You're A Good Liar In 5 Seconds

Posted 02.04.2014 | Science

Are you a good liar? Are your (perhaps soon-to-be-former) friends lying to you? Now you can tell with this five-second test from psychologist Richard ...

People Who Constantly Lie On Social Media

Michael Warbux | Posted 02.08.2014 | Technology
Michael Warbux

Sometimes you come across a profile or two...or twenty...of people that just constantly lie about any and every thing to make themselves look better t...

The Four 'Grand Bargains' That the Republicans Turned Down

Sean McElwee | Posted 12.11.2013 | Politics
Sean McElwee

All of these plans failed because the most powerful Republicans (Boehner, Cantor, Ryan) and the Tea Party Caucus are not looking for a compromise. They want unilateral concessions.

Fearless Lie Detection

Jonathan Alpert | Posted 09.14.2013 | Healthy Living
Jonathan Alpert

Having trained the FBI and law enforcement personnel on lie detection, here are some tips you can use to detect if your supposed sweetheart is lying to you.

Unexpected Truths About Liars and Lying

Kare Anderson | Posted 08.03.2013 | Healthy Living
Kare Anderson

Modern "social" life is ripe for temptation so it's especially helpful to recognize some myths and counterintuitive truths about lying. Just keep in mind our self-deception.

The 50K Lie

Rob White | Posted 05.13.2013 | Healthy Living
Rob White

What would the world be like if we all became better at catching lies in the making? Would there be less lying all around? Maybe not, but there would likely be fewer victims if people could learn the signs and signals that they're in the process of being duped.

A Little Lie From the Heart

Rob White | Posted 01.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Rob White

All the recent public talk about truth and deception got me thinking about the phenomenon of lying. I wish I could say that from this day on, I'll never tell a lie. But here's what gives me pause: the story of my departed grandfather.

The Cost Of Deceptive Politics

Dana Radcliffe | Posted 01.09.2013 | TED Weekends
Dana Radcliffe

2012-11-09-TEDmeyerpullAt the heart of our ad-saturated democratic process is a moral paradox. Politicians raise and spend billions of dollars to convince us to trust them. But the fevered competition for votes virtually compels them to lie to us.

WATCH: Are We Living In A Nation Of Cheaters?

Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports

Is America a nation of cheaters? In the wake of recent scandals involving Lance Armstrong and Fareed Zakaria, it seems that we're no longer surpris...