By Ashley Mazerolle, Marketing Many believe they are adept at spotting liars, simply because of the experience gained by watching movies or television programs. Others believe it’s simply because they have reliable intuition or gut reactions. A study in 2006 (Bond and DePaulo) revealed that a typical interviewer can detect deception in ...
October 3, 2017WebKeeper
By Ashley Mazerolle, Marketing — Polygraph is often referred to as a lie detector test. Polygraph measures several physiological indices such as skin conductivity, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration while the subject answers a series of questions. The belief is humans have physiological ...
September 2, 2017WebKeeper
By Tyson Mickelsen, Marketing — Wonder Woman, the fourth installment from the DC Extended Universe, reached $11 million for opening night on Thursday, June 1. As one of the most anticipated films for the summer, the movie is expected to gross more than $80 ...
June 2, 2017WebKeeper
By Russ Warner, Marketing — After watching lots of movies and TV shows, many people believe they have the skills to catch a liar in the act. At least, that’s what they would like to think. Research shows that the average person’s accuracy in detecting deception from a conversation is about 54 ...
May 31, 2017WebKeeper
By Tyson Mickelsen, Marketing — Abby Lee Miller, the coach from the TV show, Dance Moms, filed for bankruptcy in 2016. However, bankruptcy was just the beginning. The Dance Mom was later charged with fraud and then sentenced to one year in prison. She hid $775,000 of income and did not ...
May 11, 2017WebKeeper
By Tyson Mickelsen, Marketing — People gathered together in the Québec City Islamic cultural center on Sunday, January 29 for a night of worship and prayer. Suddenly, the evening erupted in gunfire. Six people were killed and 19 injured. Canada’s prime minister, Justin Trudeau, called these shootings as an “act of ...
February 1, 2017WebKeeper
By Tyson Mickelsen, Marketing — The polygraph has been around for almost 100 years. But, can you trust a polygraph test to accurately verify the truth? US Customs and Border Patrol Recently, the validity of the polygraph has been in question among the US Customs and Border Patrol (CBP). As a part of ...
January 20, 2017WebKeeper
By Sarah Zubeldia, Marketing — A few states in the U.S. allow children born out of a rapist attack be raised by rapists. Women across the country are in courthouses, overwhelmed at the fact that they have to hand off their child to their rapist due to the rapist’s parental rights. Rapists ...
January 4, 2017WebKeeper
By Trevor Free, Marketing — There are currently 8.5 million refugees who are in limbo from the Syrian refugee crisis. Globally, countries struggle with taking in these refugees for various reasons. Perhaps the most prominent struggles are the national security risks that countries believe that they take on by providing asylum. ...
December 10, 2016WebKeeper
By Sarah Zubeldia, Marketing — ExxonMobil is creating legal turmoil as the company questions why state legislatures are questioning company ethics. Exxon Mobil has been given permission to have their lawyers question the attorneys general of New York and Massachusetts. This approach to the legal system has the potential to ...
December 2, 2016WebKeeper
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