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Manti Teo Fake Girlfriend

LOOK: Te'o's Fake Girlfriend Makes Maxim's Hot 100 list

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.10.2013 | Sports

Lennay Kekua may never have been real but she is still hot, apparently. The fake girlfriend of Manti Te'o appeared, sort of, at No. 69 on Maxim's ...

Te'o Says He's 'Faaaaaar From' Being Gay

Posted 01.24.2013 | Sports

With details about the machinations of the Manti Te'o girlfriend hoax initially in short supply after Deadspin broke the story, there were many theori...

Both Deadspin Reporters Who Exposed The Manti Te'o Girlfriend Hoax Are Students

College Media Matters | Posted 01.22.2013 | College

Both Deadspin reporters who pieced together the big story of the moment– the non-existence of Notre Dame football star Manti Te’o's dead girlfrien...

Social Media Con Artists

John Pavley | Posted 03.22.2013 | Technology
John Pavley

I understand why Lance Armstrong felt he needed to dope. I don't understand why he needed to lie (and tweet) with such conviction that I believed in him. I understand why Manti Te'o needed to build a great "brand." I don't understand why he needed a fake social media girlfriend to do it.

Te'o Not First To Fall For Lennay Kekua?

Posted 01.18.2013 | Sports

Lennay Kekua may not actually exist, but that doesn't mean that Manti Te'o was the first person to be in a relationship with her. Not only did NFL...

Meet The SoCal Guy Who Made Up Manti's Fake Girlfriend

Los Angeles Daily News | Dana Bartholomew and Larry Altman | Posted 03.20.2013 | Los Angeles

The origin of the mysterious hoax involving Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o and the fabrication of a dead girlfriend has deep ties to Southern Califo...

REPORT: Te'o Hoax Perpetrator Confessed

Posted 01.18.2013 | Sports

While doubts continue to swirl around Manti Te'o and his account of the hoax involving the tragic story of a deceased girlfriend, a report by ESPN's O...

Alleged Mastermind Of Manti Te'o Hoax Auditioned For 'The Voice,' Told Sob Story

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 01.18.2013 | TV

The alleged mastermind behind the Manti Te'o "fake" girlfriend hoax auditioned for NBC's "The Voice" and told an elaborate sob story to the producers....

Notre Dame Tells Staff To Keep Quiet About Manti Te'o Girlfriend Hoax?

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 01.17.2013 | Sports

The University of Notre Dame has reportedly ordered the school's staff to keep quiet on the Manti Te'o girlfriend hoax that has rocked the world of co...

'Catfish' Directors: Football Player With Fake Girlfriend Was Probably Duped

HuffPost Live | Posted 01.17.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

In response to a damning Deadspin report Wednesday debunking the existence of his girlfriend who died during the season, Notre Dame senior linebacker ...