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Liar

A person who tells lies.

“A lie has no power whatsoever by its mere utterance; its power emerges when someone else agrees to believe the lie.”

That’s how Pamela Meyer starts her TED talk. She thinks we’re facing a pandemic of deception , so she explains “How to spot a liar” to help take back the truth.

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This entry was posted on 09/10/2012 by in Ideas Worth Spreading (TED), Listening.
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