Quote Originally Posted by frimble3 View Post
True, it's whole different story than the OP was going for, but it is an extreme example of how his backstory could be relevant to the story. Finding out he's telling one, pretty big, lie could make people doubt other stuff.
(And, BTW, I loved the song you linked to.)
It totally works, but I think Harlequin is right that you have to go all in on it, basically letting it take over the story.

Thanks! I love how they got the Hoff to play himself.