Statement Analysis and Sober Minded Thinking

Presently, there are reasons why analysis for the purpose of discerning deception, including propaganda, is becoming more popular. We are now part of a generation in which free speech is broadly under attack, as words are being given new definitions, and scientific...
The Psychology Behind the Sermon in Denials

The Psychology Behind the Sermon in Denials

“Thief?  Are you accusing me of stealing?  Are you kidding me?  Thief?  A thief is worse than anyone.  He is worse than a drug dealer.  Let me tell you something, ok?  Let me tell you something.My father and my uncle are both in prison today because they are...

Discerning the Quality of the Denial

Regrettably, when one does not go beyond the basics, errors are unavoidable.  A Reliable Denial is not a set of “magic words” that, once said, ends the issue. Recall Governor Chris Christie’s speech on “Bridgegate” where he spoke for...

“It Never Happened” Passivity in Denials

Coo-Coo Ka Choo, Mrs. Robinson? Here is a denial for ‘analysis.’ A few  points first, however.  These are general points and do not impact the language of any of the parties. Sweden lists Islamic males as “youths” if they say “I am under...