So we ALL KNEW that Lindsay Lohan was most likely lying when she said that pAArtying wasn't on her London New Year's Eve agenda, and of course, she proved us right when she was spotted out looking worse for wear with her own enabling mother Deviant Dina!
However, she TOTALLY has a legitimate excuse for going back on her word, you guys!
Turns out, the troubled, financially strapped starlet had a WORK ENGAGEMENT…with His Royal Highness Prince Haji 'Abdul' Azim of Brunei!
That's right, the third in line to succeed his country's throne reportedly paid $100,000 in cash to ring in 2013 with Lindsay Lohan!
But don't worry! She still was bold-face LYING when she announced her plans to stay in…as sources close to her reveal this little dalliance has been long secured in her schedule!
An insider explains: