Synopsis: How do professionals question people to get the information they want? We talk to a specialist on interrogation and lying about this topic, and how law enforcement and job interviewers use the same tactics to get to the truth and find out if someone might be lying to them.
Host: Marty Peterson. Guests: Maryann Karinch, a human behavior expert and author of the book, Nothing But the Truth: Secrets from top intelligence experts to control the conversation and get the information you need.
Synopsis: A few weeks ago, veteran news anchor, Brian Williams, was suspended from his job on the Nightly News because he had embellished a story about his involvement in an event in the Iraq War. Did he purposely lie? Or could it have been a matter of “misremembering”? We talk to a psychologist and a news veteran about the issue, how it can happen and what the future may hold for Williams.
Host: Marty Peterson. Guests: Dr. Frank Farley, psychologist, professor at Temple University in Philadelphia and a former president of the American Psychological Association; Al Primo, creator of the “Eyewitness News” format for television; producer of Teen Kids News and a the recipient of an Emmy, a Peabody Award and an Edward R. Murrow Lifetime Achievement Award, among many others