Good liars are popular

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  1. KmH

    KmH Helping photographers learn to fish Supporting Member

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    c.cloudwalker TPF Noob!

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    Sorry if I don't even check out the link but the basic idea is not appealing to me.

    And I won't linger on what it says about you.
     
  3. KmH

    KmH Helping photographers learn to fish Supporting Member

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    It's a Newsweek article in the link. I don't advocate lying. Notice the question mark?

    It's a sad commentary on our society and has some interesting things to say about the honesty of today's young people.
     
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    You read it, didn't you?
     
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    Josh220 No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    So every time you read an article or excerpt, that means you agree with what is being written?
     
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    No, you are right, but why would I even read it since I have no interest in lying.
     
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    Josh220 No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    You don't have to, but I don't think it says anything about what type of person the OP is for sharing an article.
     
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    What if the article's lying?
     
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    Corry Flirtacious and Bodacious Supporting Member

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    To gain a deeper understanding of why people act the way they do, why certain social phenomena occur, etc etc.

    Why do people read true crime stories? Or news stories about crimes. Are they interested in murdering people?

    Even just a basic interest in sociology would make the article's headline appealing to someone.
     
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    KmH Helping photographers learn to fish Supporting Member

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    :lmao::lol::thumbup:
     
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    Hmm, I'm going to have to share something...

    I have seen you post quite a bit, and to tell you the truth, you seem to come off with a decent amount of attitude. I won't linger on what that says about you.
     
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    We all lie to one degree or another, including you and me.

    It many instances, it's not only accepted behavior, it's expected of you by society to keep the peace.
     

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