Death Hoaxes: RIP Justin Bieber and Nelson Mandela topped Twitter trends
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Death Hoaxes: RIP Justin Bieber and Nelson Mandela topped Twitter trends

Los Angeles : CA : USA | Jan 16, 2011 at 11:12 AM PST
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It seems that people are getting use to of throwing fake death news of celebrities over the internet. Every weekend, a bunch of celebrities became target of death hoaxes over the web and this time it's turn of teen heartthrob Justin Bieber and South African leader Nelson Mandela.

First of the latest victims of death hoaxes is Justin Bieber. On Saturday afternoon, ‘RIP Justin Bieber' became the No.1 trending topic on Twitter. Although ‘RIP Justin Bieber' didn't get successful in raising concerns among Bieber's fans, as the pop-icon was actually still posting the messages the whole time it was happening.

On the other hand, another fake death rumor struck the social networking site Twitter about South African leader and Civil rights activist Nelson Mandela. However, it has been confirmed that this rumor is absolutely false.

The whirlwind of death hoaxes didn't only ride Twitter, but there are videos flooding into YouTube, as well as, groups on Facebook were also got struck.

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