But I've been wondering if his self-flattering fibs are so different from the air-brushed versions of our lives which we present on Facebook.
On Facebook we all lead perfect lives. On Facebook everyone’s life is packed with caring friends, doting parents, handsome lovers, adorable children and perfect pets. Everyone is talented and clever, and has a fascinating job. On Facebook everyone recycles, saves whales and rain forests, eats mountains of kale at the coolest restaurants, and goes on cycling tours of Outer Mongolia at the drop of a hat.
No one on Facebook is lonely, unemployed, in debt, or suffers from acne, low self-esteem or depression.
Let's start telling the truth on Facebook ... I’ll go first: