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Te'o not alone in claiming online wishful thinking
CHICAGO (AP) — It started out a stunner: The Heisman Trophy runner-up had told heartbreaking stories about a dead girlfriend who didn't exist. Then it became unreal: The All-American linebacker said he had been duped, and theirs was a relationship that existed only in phone calls and Internet chats.
MARTHA IRVINE,AP National Writer
January 19, 2013