12 Celebs Who 'Bent' The Truth (And Were Caught)

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Famous people are constantly in the public eye and subject to a ton of scrutiny. Since they can't get away with anything, you would think that would prevent them from telling ridiculous, easily-refuted lies. Yet apparently they try it all the time. And they keep getting caught.

For example ...

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Taylor said she wanted to be excluded Suft from the narrative in Famous but was called out for lying by Rimkardashian via Snapchat. Kanye West appar

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RAGKEDOON Paris Hilton claimed that the selfie was invented by her and Britney Spears back in 2006. Paris Hilton Fnlw aPuarishhton 11 years ago today,

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Promoting his 2009 book Behind the Bell, ostensibly about the seedy behavior of the cast of Saved by the Bell behind the scenes, Dustin Diamond said h

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Justin Bieber's Instagram post New jet for Christmas, and she's beautiful. made many believe that he'd bought the plane. The truth is, he only rented

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Rapper Bow Wow posted on Jnstagram that he was flying to NYC, and included this shot of a private car and jet on the apron. shadmoss Travel day. NYC p

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You might have heard that Benjamin Franklin's kite experiment is a myth... but do you know who started it? BENJAMIN FRANKLIN HIMSELF He made the whole

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While auditioning for Elizabeth , Eddie Redmayne led the director to believe he was an experienced horseback rider. He got the part and the truth came

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Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro claimed that the Petro, a government sponsored cryptocurrency, raised over 700 million dollars for its ICO on its

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CRACKEDCO true be to triseryspears good too likes honestly 66,747 It's britneyspears comments mmmm all 2,064 View Mexican Grilled Corn 31 owics Britne

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Terrence Howard claimed on Jimmy Kimmel Live! that he earned a Ph.D. in chemical engineering from South Carolina State University. Uh, no. It was an

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In her interview in January 2013, Miley Cyrus shocked the fans by saying she and Liam Hemsworth were married. That turned out to be a lie. Later that

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In 2014, Joaquin Phoenix went on David Letterman's show and announced that he had proposed to his yoga instructor and that they were getting engaged.