5 Stars on How They Deal With Fake Friends

Posted by PZ on November 25th, 2015


It must be difficult to maintain genuine friendships in the spotlight, and these 5 stars have all spoken on how they deal with fake friends. Coming to realise that not everyone has good or genuine intentions, they’ve learnt how to spot a fake or figure out when someone is looking to use their friendship to get ahead. Here is what they’ve said on the subject.

Adele

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Adele tests friends by planting fake stories if she isn’t sure that she can trust them: “I plant stories and see who leaks them and I get rid of them. I tell like a group of people who I’m suspicious of, I tell them all a different story with different details in it, but all roughly the same story so I can keep my eye on it, and then when it would come out I knew who it was.”

Jennifer Lawrence
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Jennifer says she only keeps a small circle of friends and is quick to cut someone out if she believes they aren’t genuine: “I have a very small circle. The moment I feel like someone is using me or is in it for the wrong reasons, I have zero guilt about just cutting them the f**k out of my life. My bulls**t detector is phenomenal. None of my friends bulls**t me. Everything in my life has to be real.”

Paris Hilton
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Paris makes up stories to see if friends will leak details: “I test out friends sometimes. I’ll say something that’s totally not even true, ’cause I think that they’re calling Page Six. I’ll say something like. ‘I was in Paris last week.’ And if that story appears, I just freeze ‘them out. I’ll never talk to them.”

Rita Ora
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Rita believes she has learnt the hard way when it comes to trusting people: “There are a lot of fake friendships. When I first started out, people warned me about someone, but I was very much, ‘No, she’s being nice.’ I guess you learn the hard way. You have to know the difference between what’s real and what’s fake.”

Taylor Swift
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Taylor makes sure her friends don’t just want to follow her around and have their own lives too: “A lot of ‘celebrities’ surround themselves with these very chic cling-ons who don’t really have much of a job or a passion, they follow around their celebrity BFF and provide constant affirmation for them and I’m really not interested in that kind of deal.”





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