Actress Brooklyn Decker, shown here at the 2010 ESPY Awards, tweeted her husband Andy Roddick with a Manti Te'o reference.(Photo: Alexandra Wyman, Getty Images)
The news of Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o's inspirational girlfriend story turning out to be a hoax spread at a rapid pace on social media Wednesday.
The Deadspin.com story that showed there were no records of Lennay Kekua's death led to many snarky tweets from famous sports figures and celebrities.
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