There's nothing like a good ol' fashioned high profile scam to keep you fascinated, shocked and entertained all at the same time. As long as you're not involved in it, of course.

Many frauds have infiltrated our news and social media feeds over the years, and most have left us scratching our heads. The hype surrounding some in particular, such as Dirty John and Anna Delvey, have inspired podcasts, television shows, documentaries and even feature length films.

From Fyre Fest to Caroline Calloway, we've compiled 25 of the weirdest pop culture scams ever.