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CONFIRMED: Trump a Lying Liar Who Lies

Bob Weidman | Posted 01.28.2017 | Politics
Bob Weidman

My wife Kate has a more expansive view of reality than I do. For the most part, I believe that reality is consistent with the world as described by sc...

Trump Fuels His Illegitimacy Daily, With Ever More Lies: Move On, Media, With A Trump Lie Counter

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 01.23.2017 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Who, me lie? Source businessinsider.com Donald Trump's lies are already legendary, and as they mount daily, fuel his presidential illegitimacy in w...

The Boy Who Cried Wolf (an update)

Domenick Scudera | Posted 01.10.2017 | Queer Voices
Domenick Scudera

In the land of Postfactua lived a Shepherd Boy. He tended sheep near the village. But he found life in the pasture to be dull. The pasture was quie...

Toilets, Trials, and Tolls: Cleaning Up After Pat McCrory

Harold Lloyd | Posted 12.31.2016 | Politics
Harold Lloyd

We all know that North Carolina's Gov. Pat McCrory hastily signed HB2 only to acknowledge that pre-existing state law discrimination remedies should n...

The Top Ten Lies Of 2016

Pamela Meyer | Posted 12.14.2016 | Media
Pamela Meyer

Welcome to the post-truth era.

'Going Trump': A New Term For Over-The-Top Lying

Bernard Starr | Posted 12.06.2016 | Politics
Bernard Starr

Presidential Election 2016:Goodbye Truth; image designed by Bernard Starr The English language is always in flux; new expressions and words are added...

Why Do Great Leaders Lie?

Gene Marks | Posted 11.04.2016 | Business
Gene Marks

On September 4, 1941, an American ship, the Greer, was attacked by a German submarine. The incident, among others, added to a list of growing animosit...

The Hidden Sign You're Being Lied To

Oprah.com | Emma Haak | Posted 11.04.2016 | OWN

If you’re trying to figure out if your friend was truly sick–or just fibbing–when she canceled dinner plans at the last minute, see if she answe...

IT'S TIME TO 'ROADKILL' DONALD TRUMP

Debra Jane Campbell | Posted 10.10.2016 | Politics
Debra Jane Campbell

"A civilization is not destroyed by wicked people; it is not necessary that they be wicked but only that they be spineless." Nelson Mandela It is ti...

How To Prevent Candidates From Lying At Presidential Debates

Paul Abrams | Posted 09.08.2016 | Politics
Paul Abrams

What if a team of professional fact-checkers were employed to check each candidate's assertions during the half-hour, finishing during the break, after which the moderator is supplied with the results?

The 5 Lies You Should Stop Telling Yourself In Middle Age

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 09.06.2016 | Fifty

You know when you are lying to yourself, right? It’s something we all do on occasion — for various reasons. But by the time you are 50, there are ...

The Truth About Lying To Someone You Love

Dr. Danielle Harel and Celeste Hirschman M.A. | Posted 09.06.2016 | Divorce
Dr. Danielle Harel and Celeste Hirschman M.A.

Many people don't want to lose a relationship that they have so much invested in, so they try and keep their secrets close. While it seems devastating when it is revealed, lying can offer an opportunity for couples to go deeper and understand where each of them stands, and what each of them really needs in the relationship.

Make No Mistake, Trump's Words Are Carefully Chosen

George Lakoff | Posted 08.24.2016 | Politics
George Lakoff

Some in the media have called Trump's speeches "word salad." Some commentators have even attributed his language use to "early Alzheimer's," citing "erratic behavior" and "little regards for social conventions." I don't believe it.

Should We Want a President Who Can't or Won't Lie?

Paul Ekman | Posted 08.29.2016 | Politics
Paul Ekman

August 23, 2016 Would it be desirable to have a president who always told the truth; who played with his cards face up? Would that serve the nationa...

Why Hillary's Lying Matters But Donald's Doesn't: The Ultimate Trump Card

Annie Grayer | Posted 07.26.2016 | Politics
Annie Grayer

The Republican Party, a party unified by hate and its resolve that Hillary represents everything that is wrong with our country, has tied itself to Trump's story. The problem is, it's only a story.

Reject Immoral Equivalence

Robert S. McElvaine | Posted 07.07.2016 | Politics
Robert S. McElvaine

American voters must not, however, fall into the trap of thinking that Hillary's occasional lies are even remotely on the level of Trump's, which are constant, day after day, hour after hour, on virtually everything.

Using Parental Intelligence When Kids Lie -- Ask, 'What Does It Mean?'

Laurie Hollman, Ph.D. | Posted 07.05.2016 | Parents
Laurie Hollman, Ph.D.

Do Your Kids Lie? Are you thrown when your kids lie? Sometimes they are little lies, like a three-year-old saying she brushed her teeth when she didn...

The Power Of Telling The Truth

Diana Lang | Posted 06.27.2016 | Healthy Living
Diana Lang

Truth is how you actually feel. Not how you are supposed to feel. Not what society says you should feel, or how you think you should feel. It is what you do feel - in your heart. For in our hearts, we all know what those truths are.

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...

Unraveling and How to Prevent It

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 05.06.2016 | Healthy Living
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Jane Simon, M.D.

The questions to ask is: What uproots and what anchors us? Discovering the answer and following the steps that connect and stabilize us, may prevent the treacherous state.

One Glimpse of Liberal America's Role in Enabling the Right

Andy Schmookler | Posted 04.19.2017 | Politics
Andy Schmookler

Almost everyone knows that the American political system is in bad shape. But way too few seem to understand what's gone wrong and what is needed to s...

Viable Alternatives to Spying

Russ Warner | Posted 03.22.2017 | Technology
Russ Warner

We live at a time when trust is in short supply. This is unfortunate due to the essential nature of collaboration and teamwork to the success and stab...

A Plea for Political Eloquence: A Reminder from Religion

Lloyd Steffen | Posted 03.21.2017 | Religion
Lloyd Steffen

Observers of the current presidential campaign--and that includes just about all of us--have been dismayed at the tone of the discourse coming from th...

Are They Lying or Telling the Truth?

Jim Fannin | Posted 03.16.2017 | Healthy Living
Jim Fannin

In order to lie, a person has to have a conscious thought. This conscious thought immediately sets off three simultaneous reactions.

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...