For months I had seen the thumbnails of a girl, a lonely girl, being ranked among the most viewed videos on YouTube, yet I never bothered to watch any of her clips. I had thought she was just some angst-ridden girl complaining about whatever it was teen-aged girls complained about at that time of their lives. Then one day in September of 2006 I had came across a story that suggested that this girl was not what she seemed to be. I learned of the existence of a community of people who had scoured the web for clues which suggested that lonelygirl15 might be a Hollywood creation.
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