People with full bladders are better liars.

Everyone knows that when you really have to pee, it’s hard to concentrate on anything else. Instead, all your self control is spent on not wetting your pants. Well, it turns out that focussing your self control on your bladder has an interesting side effect: it also makes you better able to lie. In this study, the researchers had subjects drink either small or large amounts of water, and then asked them to lie or tell the truth to an interviewer. At the same time, the researchers had other peopl

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