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Astounding Amount of People Admit They Pretend To Know The News

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Apparently many Americans feel being well-informed about the news of the day is important enough to lie about it.

According to a new survey from Next Issue Media, 37% of people admitted to pretending to know about a news story in order to impress someone. Having information so readily available makes the pressure to know about current events even greater–more than half of tablet owners said they’ve lied about being in the know.

[Metro Networks]

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