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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
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.