Liam Payne and Cheryl Cole are stoking relationship rumors all over the place, but some One Direction fans are convinced that their romance is a ruse. While they're the only ones who can confirm or deny their romance, that hasn't stopped people from talking.
However, they're not the only couple to face criticism for allegedly "faking" their relationship. (And, hey! Just because you don't expect love to blossom between two people doesn't mean it won't.)
Click through the gallery to see more celebrity relationships that were accused of being totally fake. Let us know if you agree or disagree with any of these in the comments!