A study in the journal Personality and Social Psychology assessing 80 online daters rated the accuracy of their dating profiles and found that men tended to lie about their height, saying they were taller than they actually were. In fact, a full 55 percent of men in the study fudged at least a little about their height. (If you think that’s bad, check out these 51 favourite facts you’ve always believed that are actually false.)
The 10 most common things men lie about
Whether they tell white lies or real whoppers, everyone bends the truth. Experts reveal the things men are most likely to fib about – and why.