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          PLAYING Dr. Phil To Admitted Catfish: ‘What Was Your Desired Effect?’

          Dr. Phil To Admitted Catfish: ‘What Was Your Desired Effect?’


          November 16, 2018

          Alan claims that not only did Sarah create a fake dating profile using his photos, but that she had online relationships and “ongoing conversations” with at least 50 different women.

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          Sarah admits she used Alan’s photos and identity to catfish the women on social media and an online dating site. She says that she is “extremely embarrassed and ashamed.”

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          Dr. Phil asks Sarah how she thinks her online victims feel when she “just disappears,” and she says, “I imagine that it doesn’t do anything good for them. I imagine that it hurts.”

          Reviewing a collage of Alan’s photos that she put together to post while she was impersonating him online, what does Sarah say when Dr. Phil asks, “What was your desired effect?”

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