Lying for a job: Famous resume fibbers

Published On: May 15 2012 10:24:00 AM EDT

Yahoo! CEO Scott Thompson is only the latest big name to be accused of padding their resume.

Fibbers - Richard Blumenthal
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Reuters

Richard Blumenthal -- While campaigning for Connecticut's U.S. Senate seat in 2010, Blumenthal claimed he served in Vietnam. He served in the Marine Corps reserve, but never went to Vietnam. He won the election anyway.