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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...

Deadspin's Terse Reply To Donald Trump

Posted 01.17.2013 | Sports

Deadspin had a terse reply for Donald Trump on Thursday after he tweeted his congratulations to the site for breaking the story that the girlfriend of...

'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 ...

Manti Te'o, ESPN and Character Porn

Jonathan Weiler | Posted 03.19.2013 | Media
Jonathan Weiler

The ESPNs of the world have made "character" an attribute of athletic worthiness every bit as important as how fast someone runs the 40, or how far one can hit a baseball. In the process, the sports media complex has appropriated for itself the mantle of moral arbiter.

Deadspin's Manti Te'o Report Shows Potential Of Social Media Reporting

Craig Kanalley | Posted 01.17.2013 | Sports
Craig Kanalley

There's a reason Deadspin's Manti Te'o scoop has more than 3 million views in less than 24 hours. Updates included, it is 4,166 words in all, and i...

Notre Dame Player's Shocking Girlfriend Debacle Raises Questions About His Sexuality

Posted 01.22.2013 | Sports

The bombshell exposed Wednesday by Deadspin reporters rocked the sporting world with revelations of an elaborate hoax involving Notre Dame star lineba...

The Greatest Lie in Sports Is the One We Tell Ourselves

Brian Janosch | Posted 03.19.2013 | Sports
Brian Janosch

There's a clear causality between our excusing idolization of athletes and our idolized athletes excusing their immoral behavior to protect that hyperinflated status.

Did These People Know About Hoax All Along?

Posted 01.17.2013 | Sports

Shock was the overwhelming, initial reaction of most to news that the entire narrative surrounding Manti Te'o and his late girlfriend, Lennay Kekua, w...

Jason Gilbert

Hot New Internet Trend: #Teoing | Jason Gilbert | Posted 01.18.2013 | Technology

Forget #Tebowing; it's time to start #Teoing. In the wake of the bombshell Deadspin story that exposed Notre Dame star Manti Te'o's girlfriend as a...

Te'o Teammates React To Girlfriend Hoax

Posted 01.17.2013 | Sports

Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick was unwavering in his stance that Manti Te'o was a victim of the hoax involving his apparently fabricated ...

NFL Player Says He Met Lennay Kekua

Posted 01.17.2013 | Sports

Just when it seemed like the only thing that everyone could agree on regarding the bizarre hoax involving Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o was that Le...

Te'o Released Statement

Posted 01.16.2013 | Sports

Manti Te'o issued a statement on Wednesday afternoon regarding the stunning Deadspin report that his late girlfriend, Lennay Kekua, never existed. The...

Notre Dame Issues Statement On Te'o, Hoax

Posted 01.16.2013 | Sports

Notre Dame issued a statement regarding linebacker Manti Te'o shortly after Deadspin shockingly reported that the Heisman finalist's deceased girlfrie...