Deceptive manipulation gives unfair advantage over others. Some are very skillful in deceit and may be very difficult to detect. Powerful counter-measures include:

  • Seek independent evidence.
  • Control your feelings.
  • Ask to repeat details.
  • Remember your facts, basic support and limits.  
  • Generally don’t take on in a public place.
  • Protect yourself from abuse.
  • Give liar an easy way out.

If this is a problem for you, specify your plan of action:

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