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Why People Lie (And How To Tell When They Do)

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 10.28.2016 | Healthy Living

Human beings are sneaky, sneaky creatures. It’s no secret we’ve all told a fib or two. But did you know that we often lie when we meet someone ne...

Donald Trump Will Not Stop Lying About The Iraq War

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 09.14.2016 | Politics

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Thursday refused to back down from a widely debunked lie, interrupting his planned education policy sp...

The Anatomy Of A Lie

Kasia Jamroz | Posted 08.22.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Kasia Jamroz

Lies have always been creating a lot of controversy, emotions and heated discussions among not just the ones impacted. Essays and research papers were written on the topic in the attempt to understand it, explain it or even to detect it.

Three Common Reasons People Lie

Dr. Phil Show | Rochelle Nelson | Posted 11.28.2016 | Entertainment

“People usually lie for one of just a very few reasons,” Dr. Phil tells 20-year-old Allie, who says she doesn’t know why she lies. Three common...

We Lie the Loudest When We Lie to Ourselves

Mitch Rosenzweig | Posted 04.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Mitch Rosenzweig

Truthfulness is best judged in the mirror. It is reflected in integrity and character. If you are true to yourself and strive to be in your thoughts and actions, you have achieved greatness.

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...

Chris Rock's Girl Scout Moment Wasn't A Big Lie After All

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 03.10.2016 | Entertainment

UPDATE: 3:15 p.m. -- According to a statement we received from The Girl Scouts, $65,243 was actually raised, but that number includes more than jus...

The 5 Rules Of Self-Confidence

Silvano Lieger | Posted 05.05.2016 | Healthy Living
Silvano Lieger

What you say and do has value. Even on the slight chance that there might be this stupid social thing we call awkwardness -- who cares? Don't waste your life wondering what other people think. Because they are wondering the same.

The Biggest Lies Your Mother Ever Told You

Janet Eve Josselyn | Posted 04.04.2015 | Fifty
Janet Eve Josselyn

Mothers have lied to their children since the invention of language. Sometimes the lies are for the mother's convenience, such as the admonition that it isn't safe to swim for an hour after lunch. Other times, the lies are to protect the child's ego from a harsh reality.

The Top 10 Lies Doctors Tell

Starla Fitch, M.D. | Posted 01.11.2015 | Healthy Living
Starla Fitch, M.D.

Sometimes the lies are to our patients. Sometimes, the lies are to our families. And sometimes the lies are to ourselves. But, nonetheless, we lie. A lot. Often daily. Want an inside scoop on the lies to look out for from your doctor?

Lights Go on Part XXVI: Declare What You Want

Thomas Bähler | Posted 12.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Thomas Bähler

It is often a mystery to me as to why more people do not speak up for themselves and say what they want. I had the pleasure of interviewing Courtn...

Journalists Revolt Against Gardner's Lie

Jason Salzman | Posted 12.16.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

We're seeing a full-scale revolt by journalists against senatorial candidate Cory Gardner's obnoxious denial of the simple fact that the Life at Conception Act, which he co-sponsored  last summer, is federal personhood legislation.

Interview: Director Michael Cuesta on Kill the Messenger

Marshall Fine | Posted 12.03.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Kill the Messenger is based on the true story of reporter Gary Webb, a Pulitzer Prize-winning newspaper journalist in the 1990s who documented CIA involvement in importing cocaine in the 1980s, to help fund the Contras in Nicaragua -- and then was hounded out of journalism.

7 Magic Words To Stop Someone From Lying To You

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 09.05.2014 | Science

You know the awful feeling that someone is lying to you? Here's how to stop falsehoods in their tracks, according to science. In a 2012 experiment,...

Everyone Lies a Little When They Travel

Christopher Elliott | Posted 04.05.2014 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Half-truths, or lying by omission, are an epidemic in American business, and particularly in travel. And it's infectious. Customers also occasionally leave out important details to bolster their case, and so do the people covering the industry.

The Lie 6 Million Americans Tell Their Significant Others

Reuters | Posted 11.24.2013 | Divorce

By Chris Taylor NEW YORK, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Lying to a spouse, or a parent, or a kid about one's financial affairs? Terrible idea. ...

Do Cruise Lines Lie About Tipping?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 10.17.2013 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

If you thought tipping was out of control in the United States, try heading out to sea. That's where Jane Greene discovered the tipping economy isn't just alive and well, it apparently sustains the crew of major cruise ships.

Little White Lies: A Guide to Everyday Lying

Bradley Foster | Posted 06.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Bradley Foster

Being a self-confessed liar, I am interested in why we do it. I have always been interested in why people do what they do, and lying is one of those behaviors that are ever present, yet hidden in a dark corner, obscured from view.

8 Simple Things You Can Say to Prove Your Integrity

Rayanne Thorn | Posted 10.27.2012 | Business
Rayanne Thorn

Over the last several years, I have heard many stories of individuals who have done wrong by colleagues, peers and/or their clients/customers.

Did this Friendship Unravel Due to a Lie?

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 08.07.2012 | Women
Dr. Irene S. Levine

What can I say or do to ease that pain? Did I ruin our friendship?

Face-To-Face Communication: Less Lying, More Honesty

Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D. | Posted 03.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D.

Face-to-face creates a rapport and, without it, people tend to lie more and become angrier. That's not a positive trend to me. I'd like to see the "mo" shift back toward face-to-face communication and increased rapport between people.

I Have To Ask: What Do You Lie About?

Posted 12.04.2011 | Women

Is honestly really always the best policy? Microphone in hand, I set out to ask perfect strangers one question – what do you lie about? What abou...

Trifecta Interview: Michael Cuesta Directs Ron Eldard and Jill Hennessy in The Roadie: Queens, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll

Cynthia Ellis | Posted 07.16.2011 | Entertainment
Cynthia Ellis

The adage, "You can't go home again," isn't completely true. You can go home again, but it's going to involve serious heartbreak, a coke binge, multiple altercations, confronting uncomfortable truths and your own mother slapping your just-punched face.

Suggestions for Obama's Medicare Counterproposal

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.12.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

It's going to be very easy for whatever Obama comes up with to look a lot better than just handing seniors a voucher and saying: "Good luck with that medical insurance marketplace."

A Time for Moral Reckoning

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

Theologically, we are witnessing a massive despoiling of God's creation. We were meant to be stewards of the Gulf of Mexico. Instead, we are watching the destruction of all that. Why?