Lying

Woman Quits Lying For Two Years, But Would You Try It?

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 08.18.2014 | Canada Living

Be honest -- could you last a whole day without lying? What about two years? In 1997's "Liar Liar," Jim Carrey's character struggled to stay hones...

Truth, Lies and Styrofoam

Tim Sandlin | Posted 02.01.2014 | Canada
Tim Sandlin

Fiction writers write a series of lies that add up to Truth. Capital T. Nonfiction writers write a series of facts that add up to a point of view, if you are kind, and a lie, if you are tacky. I write novels, which means my lies are Truth. Bill O'Reilly's lies are lies. Your sanity depends on your ability to tell the difference.

Survey Says, Half of Us Lie on First Dates

29Secrets | Posted 06.26.2013 | Canada Living
29Secrets

According to a recent survey, 49 per cent of Canadians tell lies about themselves in the early stages of a relationship. Whether it's your age, salary, or hair colour, are some truths just too compromising to tell the people we're trying to impress?

The Top 10 Lies Parents Tell Their Kids

Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Posted 05.26.2013 | Canada Living
Samantha Kemp-Jackson

The reality of being called "mom" or "dad" means that you're gonna have to bend the truth somewhat. The lies parents tell their kids range from the ridiculous to the sublime. These lies can range from a simple white lie to a real doozy. It's all just a matter of scale. Whatever it takes, right?

Boys Punished For Fake Abduction Report

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Two B.C. boys who lied about an attempted abduction will have to perform yard work for the man they falsely accused in a police report. According t...

The Top 10 Lies Kids Tell Their Parents

Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Living
Samantha Kemp-Jackson

If you're a parent, you know that your little darlings may not always be telling you the absolute truth. Yes, it's hard to believe, but kids lie. A lot. Just because you've been lied to by your child doesn't mean that it has to continue. It's you against them when it comes to the truth. You're their parent, so you should win.

How to See Right Through a Liar

Marcia Sirota | Posted 10.31.2012 | Canada Living
Marcia Sirota

Many liars are successful, but that's usually because we make it easy for them. If we want to be more empowered in our lives, we should stop allowing the liars of the world to take advantage of us. Here are four basic tools for seeing through the liars in your personal, professional and political life and making sure that it's a lot harder for these people to fool you in the future.

Do People Lie The Most In January?

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 01.17.2012 | Canada Living

Face it: you'll probably lie today. Maybe you'll lie to your co-workers about your after-work plans was or maybe you'll tell your partner that din...

Are Your Fingers Lying? Texters More Likely To Be Dishonest

CP | Posted 02.19.2012 | Canada Living

VANCOUVER - People who text message are prone to becoming digital-age Pinocchios because the target of their fibs isn't present to witness their noses...