The greatest thing about the Internet is that you can quote something and totally make up the source,” George Washington once famously said.
(And if you believe that, we’ve got eight more absolutely true stories for you below.)
The Internet has completely revolutionized the way the world communicates — and that includes how we lie to each other.
Ever since chatting online first became popular, you could never trust that the person you were talking to really was who they said they were. Kids might believe they’re chatting with someone their own age, but actually be chatting with a much older online predator, and hopeful singles who hook up with someone they met on an online dating site might soon have their own horror stories to share.