The issue with honesty is that it requires us to be…well, honest. Our lives and our relationships are not typically based in honesty, but in placation and cooperation. Over the past few years, as this weblog and my walking-talking endeavors demonstrate, I have been experimenting with being more radically honest. At times, this has not gone over particularly well…because people are not always happy with what you honestly think, what you honestly feel, who you honestly are. I am learning to be okay with that reality … [click on title for the rest of the post]
Are you more honest than a banker? Under what circumstances would you lie, or cheat, and what effect does your deception have on society at large?