The man who says he tricked Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o into falling for a fake woman he created online claims the hoax had “everything to do” with escaping from real life because he had been molested as a child.
The 22-year-old Palmdale man who pretended to be Manti Te’o’s fake girlfriend for several years talked about his love for the Notre Dame football star in an exclusive one-on-one interview with Dr. Phil Thursday.
A 22-year-old Palmdale man said he pretended to be Manti Te’o’s fictional girlfriend because he was “in love” with the Notre Dame football star.
LGBT students at Monroe High School spoke out Tuesday about being confused and scared before coming out to loved ones.
The person Manti Te’o says was pretending to be his online girlfriend told the Notre Dame linebacker “I love you” in voicemails that were played during his interview with Katie Couric.
The family of Ronaiah Tuiasosopo — Manti Te’o’s longtime friend who is accused of creating the girlfriend hoax embroiling the Notre Dame linebacker — is apparently ready to open up.
Manti Te’o, the Notre Dame linebacker embroiled in a controversy involving a hoax he says he had no part in, has broken his silence.
The world knew her lovely face as Lennay Kekua, girlfriend of Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o.