In a relative sense, our results in terms of a lack of gender difference differ from those in studies on tolerance of lying behavior, telling a lie to
parents (Jensen et al.
In these experiments, they still took longer to lie than tell the truth, but the difference was greater when they had to decide which lie to
Adolescents lie to
provide space, time, and to cover for friends or themselves, often as a way to gain or protect their privacy.
Did he lie to
the middle class and give a tax cut to Big Oil corporations who are reaping huge profits and enabling Exxon/Mobil's CEOs to have $400 million retirement packages?
The more a leader lies to his people, the more he must lie to
his people," Alterman writes.
It was certainly not his first lie to
justify the Administration's Iraq adventure, but it is impressive for its brazenness.
2) Making the decision to lie to
the media involves many complex issues, including some important ethical concerns.
He forced the CIA to lie to
him so he could bomb the wrong country.
And half admitted they still lie to
get out of sex, says the research commissioned by That's Life magazine.