Lies aren’t always bad. Often, they’re told to be polite, and compassionate people are most likely to tell whoppers. But as the stakes of lies rise, honesty trumps kindness. Yet few people are ever able to distinguish when they’re being told lies. Experts explain.
- Matthew Lupoli, Social Scientist, Univ. of California, San Diego
- Dr. Paul Eckman, Prof. Emeritus of Psychology, Univ. of California, San Francisco.