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Manti Te'o's 'Catfish' Trap, Online Dating Scam Phenomenon

Notre Dame football player said to have been duped into online relationship with fake girlfriend.
02:53 | 01/18/2013

Transcript for Manti Te'o's 'Catfish' Trap, Online Dating Scam Phenomenon

Now we take a closer look at loneliness, romance, and secrets. The story of manti te'o, the football story whose girlfriend never really existed points to something new in our changing world. Not just... See More
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