Something everyone claims to hate, but secretly they love it and do it, especially teenage girls, but boys often do it, as well.
Usually involves gross exaggeration or fabrication of an event.
Amanda: omg. I hate gossip. It's so lame.
Beth: I know, right? It sucks!
Amanda: Yeah. Oh my God. Guess what, Beth?
Amanda: Leanne is pregnant!
Beth: SERIOUSLY? What a SLUT.
Amanda: I always hated that bitch.
Beth: Yeah, me too.