Is the Hot Abercrombie Chic a hoax?

Filed as News on April 21, 2004 10:06 am

by Duncan

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Julia Set is reporting a hot tip that Hot Abercrombie Chic Amanda Doerty is a hoax and is really a bloke capitalising on cute pictures of his girlfriend. Overstated is backing the claims with analysis that he/ she has been gaming Blogdex by posting to sites that post their most recent comments on their front page, a text book trick for raising popularity in the Blogosphere.

Wizbang is begging to differ, stating it is all a case of petty jealousy. Either way the site has been a phenomenal success and any site with over 100 comments to a particular post is doing extremely well.

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  1. By tim posted on July 13, 2004 at 5:55 am
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    In former communications with HAC I found that she was a student at Vassar. In a search for Amanda Doety, on the Vassar site, I could not find her mentioned.

    I first met Amanda Doerty on a website, US Military Singles. Never heard anything back. Then months later her site was posted on fark and she had the same photos on US Military Singles, as her personal blog.

    This is a very curious and funny mystery to me right now. I’m definately going to see what’s going on.

  2. By Amanda Doerty posted on August 16, 2004 at 11:57 am
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    1. Yes, I’m a hoax.
    2. Does it make a difference?
    3. Buy American-made.

  3. Bibbs RevengeApril 25, 2004 at 6:43 am
  4. By francoisxi posted on June 27, 2005 at 4:34 pm
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    Amanda isn’t the hoax. It’s the idiot impersonating her that is. The idiot is probably some disgruntled ex that has nothing better to do than ruin this girl’s reputation and get himself caught by people that actually have a brain.