Articles Tagged with manti te’o hoax

Dr. Phil Sues Over Leaked Manti Te’o Footage

Dr. Phil sues

Dr. Phil will sue Gawker Media as a result of leaked footage from the syndicated TV program’s interviews with Ronaiah Tuiasosopo, the hoaxer who said he was in love with Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o. Phil McGraw’s Peteski Productions filed the lawsuit for copyright infringement Tuesday in Texarkana, Texas. The 22-year-old Tuiasosopo came clean in… Read more »

Te’o Admits He Lied, Knew The Girlfriend Was Fake

Te'o Admits He Lied

Manti Te’o has finally admitted that lied and that he knew his girlfriend was fake. The hoax gained much attention throughout the last week, but Te’o has denied that he had any knowledge that the woman was fake. The hoax reportedly began in 2009 when Te’o met someone calling themselves “Lennay Kekua” online. The relation… Read more »