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Manti Te'o hoax: Do you believe he is a victim?
Originally Posted by The New Black
I guess so, he was lied to but why is this news? I don't understand why we need to know about this at all?? People get tricked/duped sometimes. It sucks but what's the point of announcing it to the world?
Originally Posted by Josephine
I'm under the impression there's a good chance that he wasn't actually tricked but was part of the hoax in order to get publicity?
"I don't know! I don't know why I did it, I don't know why I enjoyed it, and I don't know why I'll do it again!" -BART SIMPSON