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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
In the age of the Internet and 24-hour news channels, the definition of news has changed quite a bit.

I honestly don't really understand the details, the more I read. I just looked at another article about the matter but couldn't finish it. I wouldn't be totally surprised to hear Manti Te'o is in on the hoax. But it is a lame way to get your 15 minutes.

I am the new Black.

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