Tag: lying

This is nuts! Apollo Robbins can read your mind. Actually, he can read your body movements better than most people.

Pamela Meyer, author of Liespotting: Proven Techniques to Detect Deception, gives this TED Talk about how to spot a liar. Most of us think we already know the tell-tale signs of a liar based on body language but there’s a lot more to it than just watching somebody squirm (which actually isn’t as telling as […]

A quick video about how we rationalize lying and dishonesty, all the meanwhile still believing that we are good people.

Wow, at about 4:00, Robert Feldman talks briefly about individuals who are socially skilled and who end up telling lies because they know what the other party wants to hear. I find myself doing this sometimes not because I have nothing else to say but because I want to make the person I’m talking with […]