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The Media’s Obsession With Fact-Checking Is Pointless and Dumb

Does it ever feel like most of America earned a philosophy degree in the past few years? In that suddenly everyone is an expert on…

Three Men Who All Told Very Different Lies On Their Resumes (and Still Got the Job)

When it comes to job hunting, there’s probably no more recognized commandment than, “thou shalt not lie on your resume” (spell-checking is probably No. 2)….

The Oft-Dismissed Polygraph Test Is Finding New Life in the Age of #MeToo

Oded Gelfer spent 30 years working for Israeli’s intelligence force, learning how to interrogate people as part of counter-terrorism and espionage missions that he still…

When Can You Actually Trust a Liar?

Yesterday, former Trump fixer Michael Cohen sat in front of a congressional panel to answer questions about the president’s conduct during his campaign. The drama!…