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2012-10-03 23:03:08

Agreement Helps Chexys Extend its Efforts to Protect Consumers and Businesses from the Threat of Identity Theft Caused by Check Fraud Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) October

2012-09-24 21:56:52

The presidential debates offer viewers a lot of substance about the issues of the campaign -- but postdebate media coverage can undermine the value they have for voters, a new study suggests.

Lies: Why Do We Tell Them?
2012-09-06 04:31:29

Humanity has come up with several explanations for telling half-truths or falsehoods in the years we’ve been walking upright. We have plenty of reasons to avoid the truth, but why do we do it?

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2012-08-07 10:08:56

11 times a week. That’s the whopping number of times American lie each week, according to surveys described in WebMD Health News.

2012-06-28 20:23:55

Not lying is regarded as a learned and well-known rule of honesty among 14 and 15-year-olds at Zurich's high schools.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.