Jonah Lehrer Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop

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Science writer and contributer to Radio Lab, Jonah Lehrer attends the "You and Your Irrational Brain" panel discussion at Water Taxi Beach in Long Island City in conjunction with the World Science Festival on May 29, 2008 in New York City.NEW YORK, NY - May 29:  Science writer and contributer to Radio Lab, Jonah Lehrer attends the "You and Your Irrational Brain" panel discussion at Water Taxi Beach in Long Island City in conjunction with the World Science Festival on May 29, 2008 in New York City. (Photo by Thos Robinson/Getty Images for World Science Festival)
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The good news for fallen journo-star Jonah Lehrer: He sold his redemption book about love and lying to Simon & Schuster, which read the proposal "in as unbiased a way as possible." The bad news: The proposal includes some possible plagiarism.