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Can Lying ever be Kind?

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Published on Feb 17, 2017

Paradoxically, but also rather troublingly, there are certain lies that preserve the underlying truth about our feelings somewhat more effectively than the literal truth. An essay on the implications and background idea of the white lie. If you like our films, take a look at our shop (we ship worldwide): https://goo.gl/gVsYBY
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“Truly good people are always ready and even, at times, highly enthusiastic about telling lies. This sounds odd only because we are in the grip of a heroic but indiscriminate and delusional addiction to truth-telling…”

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