Posts tagged "lying"

The Most Common Lies People Tell When Dating Online

OKCupid has compiled another one of their exhaustive reports on online dating factoids after surveying their data, and this time around we get to find out what exactly men and…

Susannah Breslin | July 14, 2010 - 3:20 pm

15 Foolproof Ways To Spot A Liar

Is there a foolproof way to know for sure that someone’s lying? I mean, some people are just way too good at it. There has to be a better way…

Ami Angelowicz | July 13, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Girl Talk: How Much Space Is Too Much In A Relationship?

We’ve all dated a jerk at some point in our lives, and if you haven’t yet, you will. Like they say, you have to kiss a bunch of frogs to…

Carli Alexa Blau | June 4, 2010 - 4:00 pm

Dear Wendy: “My Boyfriend Says He’s Not In Love”

It’s time again for “Shortcuts,” wherein I answer readers’ letters in two sentences or less. Sometimes the answer to a person’s question is so obvious and the need to hear…

Wendy Atterberry | June 4, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Girl Talk: Honesty — Did I Do It Wrong?

I consider myself to be a pretty honest person, save the occasional white lie — “Oh yeah, I’ve read War & Peace. Thought-provoking!” However, I think telling the truth is…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 2, 2010 - 2:30 pm

15 Lies Women Tell Each Other

We’ve discussed the most common lies women tell men and men tell women, but what about those little white lies women tell each other? For the most part, women fib…

Wendy Atterberry | May 26, 2010 - 12:30 pm

11 Signs She’s Lying To Your Face

John DeVore, best known to Frisky readers as our Mind of Man, just wrote an interesting expose on how to find out if your man is lying for While…

Simcha | May 24, 2010 - 12:00 pm

10 Most Common Lies Men And Women Tell

It turns out Susannah wasn’t too far off yesterday when she posted those universal lies women tell. A new study, which polled 3,000 adults, discovered that while both sexes lie,…

Wendy Atterberry | May 18, 2010 - 11:50 am

Universal Lies Women Tell

By “universal lies,” I think what is written on this man’s T-shirt is supposed to be a list of lies that we all tell. But it’s not really gender-neutral, because…

Susannah Breslin | May 17, 2010 - 4:30 pm

Girl Talk: I Loved — And Stuck By — A Man Who Cheated With Me

I once loved a man who lied. He lied constantly and ardently — professionally, even. His lies eased his access to third-world sweatshops where he’d document working conditions and then…

Virginia Wade | February 19, 2010 - 4:30 pm

Two Very, Very Uncool Lies

Lying is bad enough in the first place. But if there are two things a person should never, ever lie about, they are AIDS and rape. So we are pretty…

Ami Angelowicz | January 19, 2010 - 7:30 pm

How Do You Deal With Relationship Deception?

A recent writer to an advice column on admitted she never loved her husband, purposely broke up his previous relationship and only married him for financial gain. The woman,…

Lemondrop | November 27, 2009 - 1:00 pm

The 10 Lies Men And Women Tell Most Often

This just in! Now we have proof that men are “liars, liars, pants on fire!” Researchers in the U.K. have found that men lie twice as often as women. On…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 17, 2009 - 11:40 am

New Studies Call Women Cheating Liars

Some new studies suggest men cheat up to five percent more than women, but apparently ladies are “bigger liars” about it. Hmm … bigger liars or just better at not…

Wendy Atterberry | September 4, 2009 - 1:00 pm

The Lies Men Think All Women Tell

Well, the secret is out, ladies. One of our own has let the cat out of the bag. Writing for, female “relationship correspondent,” Madeline Murphy shares the five lies…

Wendy Atterberry | July 15, 2009 - 2:30 pm

Cheating: Is The Cover Up Worse Than The Crime?

Along with the rest of America, I’m rubbernecking at South Carolinian Gov. Mark Sanford’s affair with an Argentinian lass, Maria Belen Chapur (and I’m quietly cheering for Sanford’s wife, Jenny,

Jessica Wakeman | June 25, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Ask The Astrosexologist: How Can I Tell If An Aries Is Lying?

“How do I tell if an Aries man is lying? Are there any telltale signs? Do they lie? Are they good at it? I have a very strong suspicion that

Kiki T | November 6, 2008 - 12:30 pm

The Do’s And Don’ts When You Get Busted Lying

Caught fibbing? Here’s how to save your butt from complete and total humiliation.

The Frisky | November 1, 2008 - 2:00 pm

Your Spending Secret Is Out

According to, 29% of people in relationships lie to their partners about their spending habits. Ha, we think 71% of people lie on surveys. Everyone splurges every now and…

Simcha | July 30, 2008 - 12:00 pm

The Matrimommy: Sometimes A Little Lie Doesn’t Hurt…

When you’re single, there’s not much need for secrets. You live on your own, pay your own bills and make your own decisions because you don’t have to answer to…

Chelsea Kaplan | June 16, 2008 - 2:00 pm