Do People Lie More On the Internet?

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    Do People Lie More On the Internet? - ABC News
     
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    Do People Lie More On the Internet?

    As a general rule, people will lie more often if they think they will not get caught.

    That is just a general rule.
     
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    I agree with the part that in dealing with people face to face you can sort of rely on non verbal cues. So, you can judge someones trustworthiness.

    the less deception signals we can see...the less we trust. Kind of obvious in internet interactions,but makes you wonder how people can make connections with online posters sometimes. Using intuition maybe?
     
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    I'm innocent I tells Ya..

    No .. I'm not to big on lying...but I will occasionally...
     

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