Posts tagged "lies"

Ben Carson Admits He Fabricated Story About Being Accepted To West Point

Ben Carson claimed in his 1990 memoir Gifted Hands that he met Gen. William Westmoreland in 1969, when Carson was 17 and Westmoreland had just finished leading the US forces…

Newser | November 6, 2015 - 1:15 pm

Trump Calls Hillary Clinton “Shrill” And Claims She’s The Real Birther

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump (the five worst words in the world, there) has turned his sights briefly away from appraising Carly Fiorina’s looks and taking digs at the other

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 24, 2015 - 9:30 am

Bill O’Reilly Is A Lying Liar, But Fox Is Not About To Care

When the news broke about Brian Williams having lied about his helicopter having been nearly shot down while he was covering the Iraq war, Fox News host Bill O’Reilly was…

Robyn Pennacchia | February 20, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Uh, Why Haven’t I Thought To Use A Dating Pseudonym?

There is only one Amelia McDonell-Parry on Planet Earth. Do a Google search for my name and the first page of results turn up links to my writing — much…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 21, 2014 - 1:30 pm

15 Lies Every Pregnant Woman Tells

Pregnancy is such a magical and wonderful time in a woman’s life — but it’s pretty safe to say that some aspects of it are definitely easier than others. Every…

The Stir | December 11, 2013 - 2:30 pm

The 5 Biggest Lies Guys Are Telling This Year (And What They’re Being Honest About)

The results of Ask Men’s 2013 Great Male Survey are in, and as always, it’s fun to pour over the details of what the “average, American man” really thinks about…

The Frisky | August 2, 2013 - 3:30 pm

5 Silly Exaggerations & Untruths On My Online Dating Profile

We talk a lot about online dating here at The Frisky, and have offered you a wealth of advice on how to write your profile, choose your photos, and suss…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 2, 2012 - 10:00 am

The Top 10 Lies Men Tell Women

Earlier today, we brought you the top 10 lies women tell men. Now, because it’s National Honesty Day, we’ve got the top 10 lies men tell women. Women may be inclined…

The Frisky | April 30, 2012 - 1:00 pm

The Top 10 Lies Women Tell Men

Ah, women. So mysterious! So enigmatic! We have more layers than an onion. And men, poor, poor men. Left to figure us out all on their own. Sorry! We don’t…

The Frisky | April 30, 2012 - 11:00 am

Woman Indicted For Lying About Cancer To Get Free Wedding

A couple of years ago, we told you about Jessica Vega, the New York woman who lied about having leukemia — to her own fiance even — in order to…

Julie Gerstein | April 12, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Lies All Women Tell Men?

Yesterday, we posted a list of ridiculously dumb lies we’ve told dudes we’d just started dating, but we’re not the only fibbers on the internet! The men’s site MadeMan has

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 9, 2012 - 3:10 pm

19 Stupid Lies We’ve Told Dudes We’ve Dated

Okay, so sometimes we fib a little bit when we’re dating a guy. Not about the big stuff — like our name or what we do for a living. It’s…

The Frisky | February 8, 2012 - 11:00 am

The Top 10 White Lies People Tell In Online Dating Profiles

Research has indicated that as much as 90 percent of people lie in their online dating profiles. Women in their 20s and 30s slyly deduct anywhere from five to 20…

Laura Barcella | December 29, 2011 - 2:00 pm

10 Dumb Lies Women Tell Men

“Nothing’s wrong.” “It’s OK you forgot.” “I’m cool with you hitting up a strip club.” Lies. All lies.
If you have any inclination that something might be wrong, there probably is. It’s definitely not OK…

TruTV | December 18, 2011 - 3:30 pm

Hot Links: Christina Hendricks Busts Out, Plus 10 Dumb Lies Women Tell Men

Here is a whole mess of pictures of Christina Hendricks’ boobs bustin’ out. [TooFab]
I’m not going to lie, I am guilty of many of these “dumb lies…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 15, 2011 - 5:20 pm

A Video Camera That Can Tell If You Are A Liar, Liar Pants On Fire

Lie detector tests get a bad rep, perhaps because they’re unwieldy, not that accurate, and the province of “Jerry Springer” and “Maury Povich”-type talk shows. But British researchers have been…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 18, 2011 - 3:00 pm

10 Stars Who Maybe Lied About Their Age

A few weeks ago, an actress friend submitted a piece to run on The Frisky. In editing the story, I asked her age, so that I could write it into…

Amelia McDonell-Parry & Kate Torgovnick | July 19, 2011 - 10:00 am

Lies We Wish We Never Told — Share Yours!

Some lies go off without a hitch, like the time I swore to my parents that the strange smell coming from my room was definitely incense. Sorry mom and dad!

Ami Angelowicz | July 7, 2011 - 2:00 pm

10 Common Dude Lies Decoded

Men are hard enough to understand when they’re telling the truth, nearly impossible when they’re lying. There are some common lies dudes tell us, usually because they think they will…

The Frisky | July 7, 2011 - 12:00 pm

The 7 Worst Lies Guys Have Ever Told Us

A few months ago, I went on a date with a guy who online had described his employment as a lawyer. But on our date he revealed he hadn’t passed…

Jessica Wakeman | June 3, 2011 - 11:00 am
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