Pamela Meyer interviewed on Business Talk Radio

Gabriel Wisdom chatted with Pamela Meyer about her new book, Liespotting, on Business Talk Radio recently. She explained politely how white lies are often permitted when they are used to maintain social dignity.

“ You know that guy who is embittered by his divorce and just lost his job and when you ask him how he is, he goes on and on and on in a narcissistic rant about how his life is, just because you asked him “how are you’?..well that guy is not the poster child for transparency. The one who just says “fine” is…he is soldiering on..maintaining social dignity-and that kind of white lie is permitted while the overbearing teller of truths won’t be invited to the next dinner party..”