Today's South Bend Tribune has the first full account of Notre Dame's investigation of the Lennay Kekua hoax, and it's startling how little investigation actually went on. According to the university, Te'o informed officials of his dead/undead girlfriend on Dec. 26, and Notre Dame proceeded from there. The university hired outside private investigators on Jan. 2, and concluded its investigation on Jan. 4. What happened during those two days? The investigators searched "several sophisticated databases." Anything else?
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