Many of us like to think that we're honest, upstanding individuals and that it's a minority of society that actually lowers itself to lying and cheating. But researchers are finding that, actually, we're not as virtuous as we think—and we all lie a little to make things swing in our favor.
Netflix has issued an apology for hiring pretend Netflix fans for event celebrating their Canadian launch—and letting unwitting journalists interview them. Netflix says the PR stunt was a "corporate documentary," which is now officially my new favorite euphemism. [Globe and Mail]