Celebrities and other folks have to watch what they say, especially when the media discusses and scrutinizes their every move. When you're under such a microscope, the best policy is to keep it real. Here are 9 folks who were caught in a lie.
Michael Douglas Michael lied and said he had throat cancer caused by pleasuring the box then later revealed he actually had tongue cancer.
Pamela Smith Michael Jordan's shady instructor ex was fined $10K for lying about MJ being the father of her son.
Chuck Smith After Chuck famously called Kandi and Phaedra "friends with benefits," both ladies claimed Chuck wasn't being truthful and even Mama Joyce exposed Chuck as an aint isht liar.
Shayanna Jenkins Aaron Hernandez's fiancée was indicted for perjury in connection with Aaron's murder charge. Cops said she allegedly hid the murder weapon.
Lil Kim Lil Kim served a year in prison for lying about her friend's involvement in the infamous shooting outside Hot 97.
Natalie Kenya put Cynthia Bailey's friend on blast for lying about being married to R&B singer Christopher Williams with this tweet.
Governor Mark Sanford The governor disappeared for five days, telling his staff and his wife he was hiking the Appalachian Trail. Later on he admitted he was seeing his mistress and paid a $70K fine for using public money for personal reasons and his wife divorced him.
DWade DWade claims his secret baby was conceived while on a break from fiancée Gabrielle Union, but a series of Instagram and Twitter posts prove they were very much a happy couple during the time he fathered the secret baby.