Very Good: 7 Tips for Spotting A Liar


  • talk in generalities, avoid details, are repetitive
  • don’t stick to one story
  • use words that don’t match their body language (“trust your gut”)
  • try to make truth-tellers look like idiots
  • flatter and exaggerate
  • create & fix small problems to distract attention from truth
  • lose track of their lies

Source: “Russian Mafia Boss” – I don’t know who this actually is.