I can count beyond both hands when I've experienced the imposter angst. And being totally honest, I still experience those pangs in certain situations where I feel like a total fake, just minutes from having the truth exposed. But, it's time to make a change and put any fear or doubts behind us.
The exec behind several Kanye West albums says that the musician is an "insecure artist."
He's either a great liar or a great forger, or both. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
"You were so convincing in your cruel deception," judge says.
While these are good intentions, no good can come of them. Faking begins a vicious cycle of deceit and miscommunication.
Con men Hardy Rodenstock and Rudy Karniawan duped prominent wine enthusiasts out of millions of dollars.
"If he wasn't going to come out with us and was going to pretend he was dead then we'd organize a funeral for him."
Fake IDs are a Class D Felony, states Sec. 53a-139 of the Connecticut Penal Code. Yet out of the 8720 arrests Greenwich Police Department has made in the past decade, only 247 individuals were charged with second or third degree forgery. Four juveniles out of the 247 were arrested for possession of fake licenses.
If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then some landmarks should be downright charmed. If you don't have the time or money to see the real thing, then opt for one of these faux versions of tourists attractions that are often imitated and nearly duplicated.
I can probably say that I speak for many my age when I say that I am friends with people with whom I have absolutely zero interaction, apart from online.