Not sure if you saw the story recently about a blog that recieved a ton of attention on CNN, Time etc about a lesbian girl called Amina writing about her life in Damascus, Syria. The blog titled ” A Gay Girl in Damascus” , highlighted the uprising in Syria and the protests. Last week an article on her blog reported that she had been kidnapped.
Well it turns out that Amina wasn’t really kidnapped..nor is she gay or a girl for that matter. She’s actually this dude from Scotland.
That’s Tom MacMaster who fessed up after the pressure got too much for him.
He released this on the blog: