Coffee Talk: Manti Te’o’s Fake Girlfriend Makes Hot 100 List, YouTube To Launch Paid Channels


One of 2012’s most bizarre stories just got even weirder. Manti Te’o’s fake girlfriend joins a list of Hollywood hotties including Beyonce, Mila Kunis and Kate Upton for the 2013 Maxim Hot 100 list. The former Notre Dame linebacker made headlines when he revealed that his “longtime girlfriend”, Lennay Kekua, never actually existed.

The men’s magazine puts the invisible lady at number 69 with an accompanying photo that displays a black bikini floating midair at a tropical location. The caption under it reads: “After Manti Te’o’s fake girlfriend hoax of 2012, we think it might be nice to have an invisible girl of our own to love. Why not? She’s got a ton of great qualities, including looking awesome in a bikini. “

Kanye West will perform at Saturday Night Live on May 18. It is rumored that he requested no jokes be made about pregnant girlfriend Kim Kardashian in exchange for his performance. (Yahoo)

After months of speculation, video portal YouTube announced on Thursday (May 8) that certain channels will be charging a subscription fee of approximately $2.99. It will also continue to offer free content to its billions of users. (The Wrap)

In not so shocking news, Scandal has been officially renewed for a third season. The popular series now averages eight million viewers a week and 190,000 tweets per episode. (The Jasmine Brand)

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