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Manti Te'o And The Girlfriend Hoax - Did His Samoan Culture Make Him Susceptible?
As an ethnographer who spent two years doing fieldwork among Samoan migrants, Ilana Gershon observes that many aspects of the saga that seem incredible to most Americans make sense in the context of Te'o's background and likely upbringing. The Atlantic 01/24/13
Posted January 25, 2013 12:46 AM

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