Manti Te’o fake girlfriend story explodes The heartbreaking story of Lennay Kekua, the lover with leukemia who never existed Aaron Hutchins January 17, 2013 Follow @hutchins_aaron Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email 0 [View the story “Twitter reacts to Te’o’s non-existent girlfriend” on Storify] Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Filed under: fake girlfriend football FROM THE LATE SHIFT Lennay Kekua manti te'o notre dame Advertisement About this author Aaron Hutchins Macleans.ca editor Aaron Hutchins writes about education, business and the lives of Canadians. He once wrote a story about One Direction too, which makes him the resident boy band expert (reluctantly). Other articles Is the ukulele really, truly, honestly here to stay this time? Why bottled water hasn't gone away + 3 more posts this week Advertisement Post navigation Previous How should the Senate be? Next Can the anonymous Martin O’Malley really become U.S. president?