Entries by Eyes for Lies

The Farmer’s Market Dupe! Again!

Remember last month I wrote about my “tomato deception“?  I was finding tomatoes at farm stands that were suspicious and didn’t appear to be “farm grown”.   When I asked one place if they actually grew the tomatoes, they confessed they didn’t, but didn’t have it marked anywhere.  If you didn’t ask, you’d pay top-dollar for […]

Las Vegas Shooting: Perpetrator’s Brother

We are going through some very tough days in the U.S. with this deadly mass shooting. It’s hard to wrap your brain around. I think Jimmy Kimmel gave an excellent speech on Monday night. If you didn’t see it, you can see it here. Being emotional and dealing with this, people will read people differently. […]

What are your cognitive biases? Do you know?

If you’ve followed me for a while, or attended one of my classes, one of the concepts I talk about that affects your ability to spot deception and even understand other people is your emotional biases. Essentially, what you like or dislike can affect your ability to clearly see the truth.   Scientists have studied emotional […]

Jimmy Kimmel: Must Watch

This is a must watch clip of the Jimmy Kimmel show. Jimmy Kimmel calls Bill Cassidy a liar, and rightfully so.  Do watch until the end — his last skit sums it up perfectly. It’s ridiculous our elected officials think the public is this stupid. I’m glad people with influence are standing up and calling […]