The Truth About Lying and how to deal with your kids' fibs...example, "I love you, and I want to understand what happened, but some parts of your story aren't making a lot of sense to me. Why don't you take a little time to think about it some more, and then we can talk again."
The Truth About Lying Deception is rampant—and sometimes we tell the biggest lies to those we love most. --from Psychology Today archive. Now this is interesting; why do people lie in the first place? The question of if they are lying is irrelevant -I will eventually find out.
TED Playlist: 5 talks on the truth about lying • "We're lied to 10 to 200 times a day, and tell a lie ourselves an average of 1 to 2 times in the same period. These talks will help you understand why — and will make you better at sussing out the truth." • 1) Pamela Meyer: How to spot a liar 2) Jeff Hancock: The future of lying 3) Marco Tempest: The magic of truth and lies (and iPods) 4) Dan Ariely: Our buggy moral code 5) Michael Shermer: The pattern behind self-deception
Alice Walker on What Her Father Taught Her About Lying and the Love-Expanding Capacity of Telling the Truth
Alice Walker on What Her Father Taught Her About Lying and the Love-Expanding Capacity of Telling the Truth Why telling the truth is a supreme act of love and the most powerful antidote to violence. Alice Walker (Photograph: William Ferris)
‘(Dis)Honesty — The Truth About Lies’ Examines How Falsehoods Sprout - NYTimes.com. Haven't seen the movie yet, but could be a great companion to Great Gatsby or another book that relies on deceptions.
Lying Up a Storm- An activity about lying and telling the truth