The Art of Cheating: A Nasty Little Book for Tricky Little Schemers and Their Hapless Victims

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Simon and Schuster, Oct 23, 2007 - Humor - 304 pages
2 Reviews
Cheat?

ME?

Never!!!

Well, except that one time...

Who says you should always tell the truth? With this handy informational guidebook you can con your way through life -- from finessing your resume, to lying about your age, to getting a date. Whether you've decided to cheat out of sheer desperation or the need to get ahead, The Art of Cheating provides essential tips and guidelines for how to be the ultimate swindler, and how to spot the con artists among us. You'll learn what it takes to be a great cheater, and the pros and cons to every swindle. As a newly minted master of deception, you'll be able to cheat:

On a diet

On your spouse or significant other (or both!)

On your taxes

On standardized tests

Death


And more! With clever illustrations and humorous deadpan delivery, The Art ofCheating will have you sleeping your way to the top, faking an illness, and forging someone else's handwriting -- without batting an eye.
 

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User Review  - pbadeer - LibraryThing

This was a quirky, tongue-in-cheek "guidebook" on how to get away with a series of different cheats (and how to catch others who are trying to do the same), but it's a one trick pony which gets tiring ... Read full review

Review: The Art of Cheating: A Nasty Little Book for Tricky Little Schemers and Their Hapless Victims

User Review  - Penny - Goodreads

Ithink that it is a decent read if you wish to do cheat on something specific,but many of the cheats were unlikely to happen. Read full review

Contents

CHEATING ON A DIET
30
CHEATING ON YOUR SIGNIFICANT OTHER
40
CHEATING AT POKER
50
FALSIFYING INSURANCE CLAIMS
59
GETTING AWAY WITH PERJURY
71
FALSIFYING YOUR RESUME
78
CHEATING ON YOUR SIGNIFICANT
87
FAKING BEAUTY
97
CHEATING AT ONLINE DATING
182
SLACKING OFF AT WORK
193
CHEATING N A TEST
201
CHEATING AT BLACKJACK
213
GETTING AWAY WITH TAX FRAUDCORPORATE
221
CHEATING YOUR WAY T A BETTER GRADE
232
GETTING AWAY WITH OFFICE THEFT
241
40
245

CALLING IN SICK AT WORK
107
FAKING SICK TO AVOID SCHOOL
117
CHEATING ON A DRUG TEST
125
SLEEPING YOUR WAY TO THE
134
GETTING AWAY WITH TAX FRAUDPERSONAL
143
GETTING AWAY WITH PLAGIARISM
153
CHEATING WITH AN OFFICE BOYFRIEND OR GIRLFRIEND
163
CHEATING ON A POLYGRAPH TEST
173
THRWING A GAME
250
GETTING OUT OF PAYING YOUR WAY
260
ART FORGERY
270
FALSIFYING A WORKERS COMP CLAIM
280
ENHANCING ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE
290
CHEATING DEATH
299
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
309
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