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Cognitive science’s Vera Tobin weighs in on new show Con Girl

‘She even managed to fool gardaí’ – true-crime series ‘Con Girl’ exposes the many lives and lies of Samantha Azzopardi
Independant (Ireland): Vera Tobin, associate professor of cognitive science, weighed in on the new Paramount+ show Con Girl, which explores the story of con artist Samantha Azzopardi, who created more than 70 false identities during a career of deception. “All of us let our guard down when a story is compelling,” Tobin said. “So don’t feel bad.”