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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? ...

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.

Long Island Expressway Shut Down After Crash Causes Messy Pileup

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 02.18.2013 | New York

SHIRLEY, N.Y. — A tractor-trailer smashed into several vehicles on a major highway on Wednesday afternoon, setting off a chain reaction of fiery...

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? if(typeof A...

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?

Long Island Expressway Open After Fuel Truck Explosion

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Police say all lanes of New York's Long Island Expressway have reopened a day after a fuel truck flipped and exploded on the hi...

Mark McGwire Needs to Tell the Truth

Graham Bensinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Graham Bensinger

He retired from the game just before the Steroid Era came to light. While he previously denied illegal performance enhancing drug use, those denials stopped when under penalty of perjury.

Could You Be a Toxic friend? 5 Sure Signs

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

If you're finding that you're having frequent conflicts, you have to consider whether there's something you are doing or saying that's sabotaging your own friendships.

Ahmadinejad: Holocaust a Lie, Israel Near End

NBC NewYork | NBC New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Israel is nearing its end and the Holocause was a lie, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Friday, in his latest anti-semitic diatribe. ...

Friday Talking Points [93] -- Lies, Lies And Propaganda

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Political discussions in America are fast becoming solely theological in nature.. Each side has their beliefs. Each has their tenets which they fervently defend. Much of this is done on faith.

Friday Talking Points [90] -- Obama To Switch Parties

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Ted Kennedy is putting both his legacy and his sense of entitlement to his office before the interests of his constituents.

Friday Talking Points [57] -- End Of Prohibition 75th Anniversary Edition

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Brian Williams, NBC's talking head extraordinaire, is probably a decent guy, a guy with whom you could sit down and have a beer. [More on the alcohol...

Jed Lewison

Still Lying: Top McCain Aide Claims McCain Urged Firing Rumsfeld

HuffingtonPost.com | Jed Lewison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sunday morning on Meet The Press, McCain chief strategist Steve Schmidt trotted out one of John McCain's tired old lies, the false claim that McCain h...

Jed Lewison

Fact Check: McCain Lied About Financial Crisis Warning

HuffingtonPost.com | Jed Lewison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain lied right out of the gate during tonight's debate, claiming that he had warned us about the financial crisis that we are now facing. But ...

Jed Lewison

CNN Calls Out McCain Lie: Obama Does Have A Plan For Financial Crisis

HuffingtonPost.com | Jed Lewison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain keeps on outdoing himself with his lies. Now he's trying to make the totally false case that Barack Obama doesn't have a plan for the econ...

More Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Please

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Her performance was so strong and so well focused that it would be foolish not to immediately send her out on the campaign trail and/or to as many television interviews as she can squeeze into her schedule.

Friday Talking Points [47] -- Our First Anniversary

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Surprise! It's our first anniversary column! But before we get to that, I have to pass on this information, in the hopes nobody will get stung by a v...