Last week, Lena Dunham's memoir Not That Kind of Girl became a source of widespread controversy for the second time, when conservative blogger John Nolte claimed to have uncovered evidence that Dunham lied about being raped.

Nolte allowed for the possibility that Dunham had been sexually assaulted while she was in college, but he stated that she'd intentionally misled readers with regard to the identity of her attacker, thus ruining an innocent man's life in the process.

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For a (mostly) lighthearted memoir written by the star of a TV comedy, Lena Dunham's Not That Kind of Girl, has generated a surprising amount of controversy.

First, there was Dunham was accused of sexual molestation after right wing blog Truth Revolt called attention to a portion of the book in which Dunham described a bizarre, sexually explorative incident that occurred when she and her sister were both very young.

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Oops. Lena Dunham's bad.

Following a Saturday Night Live skit in which the Girls star appeared naked in a parody of Adam and Eve, a critic on Twitter told Dunham she doesn't "always have to get naked," to which the actress replied:

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She stars on Girls and now Lena Dunham is facing criticism for setting a bad example for actual girls across the country.

Not long after the Emmy nominee released an ad in favor of Barack Obama - in which she talked about how one's "first time" [voting] should be with a "a great guy... someone who really cares about and understands women" - some on the Right have fired back against Dunham.

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Lena Dunham Quotes

My mother and I have a massive fight when I choose to wear a banana-printed belly shirt and pink leggings to the Vatican.

I am 20 years old and hate myself. My hair, my face, the curve of my stomach. The way my voice comes out wavering and my poems come out maudlin.