The Manti Te’o girlfriend hoax is a totally ridiculous, impossible-to-believe situation no matter which side you fall on.
Was the Notre Dame star duped by Ronaiah Tuiasosopo? Complicit? Some odd combination of the two?
No matter the answer, this is a scandal ripe for celebrity ripping and joking on Twitter. So we’ve collected some of the best posts below. Read on and enjoy!
Brooklyn Decker: “Andy Rodick. Surprise! Hoax! I don’t exist.”
Seth Meyers: “These Te’o jokes are all very funny but let’s all try and remember that a person who never existed is dead.”
Christine Teigen: “My love of catfish has intersected with Erin Andrew’s world of football and there is just some beautiful texting happening now.”
Arsenio Hall: “The great thing about dating Manti Te’o’s girlfriend is, you never have to wear a condom!”
Rainn Wilson: “I don’t know what’s worse, a dead girlfriend or a dead girlfriend who never existed.”
Eric Stonestreet: If it looks like a duck, walks like a duck, swims like a duck and quacks like a duck , it’s a made up dead girlfriend story for publicity.”