Next time you're trying to get bumped up to first class, you'd better get creative, because they've heard it all before.

A new survey found 16% of people have lied to try to get upgraded to first class. Here are the seven most common lies.

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  1. You're newlyweds on your honeymoon.
  2. You're afraid of flying.
  3. You're going to a funeral.
  4. You're a bride heading to your wedding.
  5. You have cancer.
  6. You're pregnant.
  7. You have a severe leg injury.

Some of those are pretty dirty, but of the people who've tried lying their way into first class, 44% say it worked.

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