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Old 01-25-2013, 09:34 AM   #46
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Lennay: Did you bring the protection?

Te'o: Yea, I brought the Norton
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Old 01-25-2013, 12:09 PM   #47
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Teo: Are you shaved or unshaved?

Lennay: Manti, I shave all the time

Teo: Oh Len, you are turning me on
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Old 01-25-2013, 12:14 PM   #48
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id pay a hunned dollars to hear dat dudes "female" voice lol
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Old 01-25-2013, 01:05 PM   #49
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id pay a hunned dollars to hear dat dudes "female" voice lol

There's a link on the first page with the guys female voice
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Old 01-25-2013, 01:19 PM   #50
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id pay a hunned dollars to hear dat dudes "female" voice lol


http://deadspin.com/5978713/listen-t...iah-tuiasosopo


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Old 01-25-2013, 01:20 PM   #51
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id pay a hunned dollars to hear dat dudes "female" voice lol

http://www.tmz.com/2013/01/24/manti-...-lennay-kekua/

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Old 01-25-2013, 02:08 PM   #52
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ok, now they are saying it really was a girl. it was the original dude's cousin. on the phone


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Another day, another layer to the Manti Te’o hoax story. It seems it won’t be too much longer before we start running out of layers — barring a dramatic and breaking development, that is.

Yesterday, the lawyer representing Ronaiah Tuiasosopo, the man believed to be behind the Lennay Kekua hoax, claimed his client was the voice on the other end of the line during phone calls between “Kekua” and Te’o. On the same day, and in an interview with Katie Couric, Te’o shared multiple voicemails said to be from Kekua. All of them contained what sounded like a girl’s voice on the other end. If Te’o was truly duped to the extent he claims, it would have been understandable to not think twice about the sex of the person on the other end.

Conversely, it would be nothing short of astonishing if in fact Tuiasosopo was the voice — unless some type of alteration device was used — if for no other reasons than the consistency and length of time needed to make the hoax believable. That by itself is worthy of cynicism.

“If he somehow made that voice, that’s incredible, that’s an incredible talent to do that. Especially every single day,” Te’o told Curic.

But, here we are a day later, and it turns out Ronaiah Tuiasosopo may not have been the one speaking to Te’o after all. According to the New York Post, it was Tuiasosopo’s female cousin, Tino Tuiasosopo, speaking to Te’o over the phone. One of Tino’s cousins told the paper “There is no doubt whatsoever that it’s Tino” after listening to the voicemails.

ABC News also took the voicemails to audio experts, who said it’s “impossible” for the voice on those messages to be coming from a man. The Post adds that Tino Tuiasosopo works for her dad’s construction company, a detail Te’o mentioned when describing Kekua. Te’o also claimed previously in an interview with ESPN’s Jeremy Schapp that “Two guys and a girl are responsible for the whole thing.”

What incentive Tino Tuiasosopo would have for being the voice of Kekua is unknown. Ronaiah Tuiasosopo’s attorney, Milton Grimes, did not reply to requests to comment by the Post.

So what does all this mean? Even though we’re over a week into this story, we’re not much closer to knowing what’s really going on. And we probably never will.

If Ronaiah Tuiasosopo was “determined to take the rap” as one of his relatives told the Post, who’s to say he’s not doing so for Te’o? Multiple accounts have stated Ronoaiah Tuiasosopo not only confessed to duping Te’o, but apologized – sometimes while crying. And none of this explains why Te’o informed Notre Dame of the hoax three weeks after he received a call from the suddenly alive “Kekua” — she reportedly passed away from leukemia last September — but later noted he didn’t fully believe it was a hoax until the Deadspin story broke.

Instead of becoming clearer with time, every twist and turn has made this story stranger, so it’s hard to know what to discredit and what to believe no matter how bizarre.

Te’o spoke publicly about the situation to Couric without shedding much additional light. That will likely be the last time he does so until he interviews with NFL clubs at the upcoming combine. The Tuiasosopo’s, meanwhile can’t even get their own story straight.

Don’t expect any of this to clear up soon.
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Old 01-25-2013, 02:33 PM   #53
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that's what my instinct has been telling me all along. it can't be that dude, he has to be covering for someone. i heard the clip and that is definitely a girl. oh and the other poster mentioned it before y'all so y'all don't get no money, sorry.
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Old 01-25-2013, 03:03 PM   #54
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I'm not seeing a motive. Why does this girl pretend to be someone else, and essentially have a relationship with a stranger for years, spending hundreds of hours on the phone? What's the pay off? Did they intend on eventually blackmailing him out of money?


I'm really not seeing the motivation for 2-3 people to carry on such an elaborate hoax for so long... outside of just being psychos. I mean, it would be one thing if it really was just one twisted person... but I guess the whole family is twisted?
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Old 01-25-2013, 03:16 PM   #55
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Ummm, gay?
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Old 01-25-2013, 03:41 PM   #56
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There are way too many contradictions on his part, and when he's been called out on a few them, he's changed his story. I don't know exactly what to believe, but I can't take his word for it.
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Old 01-25-2013, 03:52 PM   #57
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There are way too many contradictions on his part, and when he's been called out on a few them, he's changed his story. I don't know exactly what to believe, but I can't take his word for it.

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Old 01-25-2013, 05:34 PM   #58
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This whole hoax is like straight outta the Twilight Zone...

What in the fvck...

Most bizarre sports story ever...seriously. I don't think a top shelf Hollywood director would be able to come up w/ a script as twisted as this whole Teo situation...
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Old 01-25-2013, 05:39 PM   #59
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Fake and gay.
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