Catfish episode 14

Last night's episode of MTV's Catfish: The TV Show featured a woman, Keyonnah, who believed she was in an online relationship with former kiddie rapper and BET 106 & Park host Shad Moss, a.k.a. Bow Wow.

Keyonnah's doubts were erased when the impersonator sent her $10,000, which she claims she spent paying off her family's bills. Catfish's dimwitted producers Nev Schulman and Max Joseph pretended not to know how easy it was to confirm the identity of the person imitating the rapper.

In a world where information is literally at our fingertips, Nev and Max couldn't put 2+2 together until 30 minutes into the show. By then the hapless trio are on a plane to Atlanta to meet "Bow Wow".

Read more »

Catfish The TV Show Season 2

MTV premiered a sneak preview of season 2 of their hit TV series "Catfish: the TV show" yesterday.

The show features gullible lovestruck people who "fall in Love" with fake online personalities. Season 2 features a woman who has never met her fiancé in person. And a couple who have dated online for 8 years without ever meeting face-to-face.

Read more »

Manti Te'o

Former Notre Dame star Manti Te'o isn't having a good week at the NFL Combines. The NFL scouting Combine, which ended yesterday in Florida, is where the top college player's display their best skills for the pros to determine how high they are chosen in next week's NFL draft.

If you recall, Te'o was in the news for mourning a dead girlfriend who existed only on his computer screen.

A male friend later stepped forward to say he was responsible for the dead girlfriend's fake online profile, which he says he created because he was in love with Te'o. The bizarre incident led to speculation that Te'o himself was gay.

Read more »