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Lies are to human interaction as bacteria are to food: theyre all over it and you have no idea. The good news is that most of the time it doesnt matter. But here are some signs to watch for, just in case!
P.S. Everybody's different, and any single indicator is hardly proof. But if you can learn an individual's baseline behavior, teasing out the irregularities can be more effective...
Who Is Lying? Everyone, Actually.
Everyone lies every day. One study came to a conclusion that acquaintances and strangers lie to each other at the rate of about three times in a ten-minute conversation. It was also concluded by several studies that most of us receive around 200 lies every day. Thats twelve lies an hour!
We put together a collection of facts to keep in mind next time youre feeling paranoid.