‘I study liars. I’ve never seen one like President Trump.’

aj5chhqwc308cw7ja9d0He tells far more lies, and far more cruel ones, than ordinary people do. According to The Fact Checker’s calculation, President Trump has made more than 1,318 false or misleading statements; the president now averages 5 false or misleading claims per day.

— Bella DePaulo, a social scientist who has published extensively on the psychology of lying, via Washington Post