Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 18°C Wednesday 16 June 2021

#Lies

# lies - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Veteran IRA member claims Gerry Adams lied when he denied being a member of the organisation
# The Troubles
# The Troubles

Veteran IRA member claims Gerry Adams lied when he denied being a member of the organisation

Sep 17th 2019, 12:40 PM 28,455 Views 106 Comments

The Louth TD has repeatedly denied accusations that he was a member of the paramilitary organisation.

# lies - Saturday 1 October, 2016

7 Little Lies Every Irish Person Has Told Their Mam
# Sorry Mam
From The Daily Edge
# Sorry Mam

7 Little Lies Every Irish Person Has Told Their Mam

Oct 1st 2016, 6:00 PM 6,103 Views 0 Comments

Tell me lies, tell me sweet little lies…

# lies - Saturday 17 September, 2016

The "five-second rule" is a lie
# Myth Busted
# Myth Busted

The "five-second rule" is a lie

Sep 17th 2016, 11:30 AM 21,332 Views 36 Comments

Eating food off the floor is not safe.

# lies - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

15 little lies every Irish person has told their mam
# Sweet Little Lies
From The Daily Edge
# Sweet Little Lies

15 little lies every Irish person has told their mam

Mar 16th 2016, 12:59 PM 14,546 Views 2 Comments

Sure you’re hurting nobody…

# lies - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

11 Snapchats you would definitely send to your mam
# Lies
From The Daily Edge
# Lies

11 Snapchats you would definitely send to your mam

Feb 24th 2016, 8:46 PM 9,246 Views 2 Comments

If she joined.

# lies - Saturday 7 November, 2015

US presidential hopeful 'claimed he was named most honest in class which didn't exist'
# Honestly
# Honestly

US presidential hopeful 'claimed he was named most honest in class which didn't exist'

Nov 7th 2015, 6:26 PM 13,434 Views 33 Comments

Questions are mounting over Ben Carson’s autobiography.

# lies - Thursday 24 September, 2015

15 lies you tell yourself every day
# Liar Liar
From The Daily Edge
# Liar Liar

15 lies you tell yourself every day

Sep 24th 2015, 9:36 PM 10,906 Views 6 Comments

“Tell me lies, tell me sweet little lies…”

# lies - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Poll: Have you ever told a really big lie that you've later regretted?
# Wicked Webs
# Wicked Webs

Poll: Have you ever told a really big lie that you've later regretted?

Sep 17th 2015, 9:36 AM 15,142 Views 45 Comments

Go on, be honest (for a change).

# lies - Monday 14 September, 2015

9 things Irish people will never admit to
# Secret Shame
From The Daily Edge
# Secret Shame

9 things Irish people will never admit to

Sep 14th 2015, 6:00 PM 18,265 Views 10 Comments

The deepest, darkest secrets of the Irish mind.

# lies - Thursday 2 July, 2015

People are sharing the lies they constantly tell their parents
# Liesivetoldmyparents
From The Daily Edge
# Liesivetoldmyparents

People are sharing the lies they constantly tell their parents

Jul 2nd 2015, 9:31 AM 6,713 Views 1 Comment

There won’t be any alcohol there.

# lies - Saturday 4 April, 2015

11 lies every Irish person has told
# Just The One
From The Daily Edge
# Just The One

11 lies every Irish person has told

Apr 4th 2015, 1:00 PM 15,347 Views 1 Comment

Go on, admit it.

# lies - Friday 16 January, 2015

Boy who claimed to die and visit heaven admits to making whole thing up
# Hoax
From The Daily Edge
# Hoax

Boy who claimed to die and visit heaven admits to making whole thing up

Jan 16th 2015, 7:30 PM 5,226 Views 7 Comments

Oops.

# lies - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Friend of Boston bombing suspect convicted of lying to FBI
# Court
# Court

Friend of Boston bombing suspect convicted of lying to FBI

Oct 28th 2014, 9:35 PM 12,272 Views 16 Comments

Robel Phillipos was convicted of two counts for lying.

# lies - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Water charges will cost families more than €400 a year - Fianna Fáil
# Lies
# Lies

Water charges will cost families more than €400 a year - Fianna Fáil

May 20th 2014, 5:57 PM 12,649 Views 101 Comments

The party has launched a website claiming to give “the real cost of water charges”.

# lies - Monday 14 April, 2014

Poll: Have you ever lied on your CV?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you ever lied on your CV?

Apr 14th 2014, 9:11 AM 14,331 Views 53 Comments

The majority of employers say they’ve been lied to by candidates but we want to know if you’ve ever told any porkies to get a job.

# lies - Thursday 12 December, 2013

11 lies that will definitely be told this Christmas
# I Love Socks
From The Daily Edge
# I Love Socks

11 lies that will definitely be told this Christmas

Dec 12th 2013, 12:57 PM 30,431 Views 41 Comments

Bath bombs. Great.

# lies - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Do you like to tell a fib? Don't worry, it's part of evolution
# PINOCCHIO
# PINOCCHIO

Do you like to tell a fib? Don't worry, it's part of evolution

May 16th 2013, 7:35 PM 8,129 Views 17 Comments

Trinity College scientists have found that humans’ ability to lie to each other may have evolved because of our cooperative nature.

# lies - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Column: Gossiping isn't harmless fun – the damage it causes can be irreversible
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Gossiping isn't harmless fun – the damage it causes can be irreversible

May 11th 2013, 7:00 PM 2,972 Views 41 Comments

Even if you pride yourself on your principles, you may well have been an unsuspecting participant in gossip by repeating other people’s options as fact. It’s hard to overstate how damaging rumours can be, writes counsellor Tony Moore.

# lies - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

9 heinous lies you probably tell every day*
# Lies All Lies
From The Daily Edge
# Lies All Lies

9 heinous lies you probably tell every day*

Apr 30th 2013, 1:00 PM 31,562 Views 67 Comments

*OK, some days. As illustrated by animals.

# lies - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

The lies we all told our parents
# Porkie Pies
From The Daily Edge
# Porkie Pies

The lies we all told our parents

Mar 26th 2013, 1:34 PM 7,275 Views 3 Comments

You definitely said at least two of these to your parents at some stage.

# lies - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Fewer than one in ten people trust business and government leaders
# Trust
# Trust

Fewer than one in ten people trust business and government leaders

Jan 24th 2013, 11:28 AM 4,042 Views 53 Comments

Levels of trust in media of 45 per cent and NGOs of 63 per cent both rose by 10 percentage points in 2012.

# lies - Sunday 20 January, 2013

The 8 all-time biggest Irish lies
# Grand Thanks
From The Daily Edge
# Grand Thanks

The 8 all-time biggest Irish lies

Jan 20th 2013, 5:00 PM 51,002 Views 88 Comments

We are a nation of liars. Here are the lies we tell.

# lies - Friday 9 September, 2011

Employers catch out majority of CV liars - survey
# Don't Lie To Me
# Don't Lie To Me

Employers catch out majority of CV liars - survey

Sep 9th 2011, 7:15 AM 990 Views 17 Comments

Thinking of telling a small untruth on your CV? A new survey has revealed that 93 per cent of employers reject candidates who lie on their job applications.