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50 Cent declared himself bankrupt and the internet quickly reacted

You can always count on the internet for witticisms at times like this.

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TODAY, THE RAPPER 50 Cent declared himself bankrupt in the US, sparking really bad headlines and jokes around the world claiming that he was down to his last 50 cent.

But Twitter was all over it this evening, and couldn’t get their reactions to the news out there fast enough:

References to Candy Shop abounded

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This tweet from 2010 was brought up as well

And many, many puns

What else would you be doing on an occasion like this?

Perhaps it’s a warning for all future parents out there

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And predictions on the future of other rappers was inevitable

But really the takeaway here was that the jokes were almost too easy

When somebody who calls themselves 50 Cent declares himself bankrupt, this will happen

50 was still tweeting away about his antics last night, provoking brilliant responses

People were worried about what 50 will get up to from now on

But, really, most weren’t shocked

You can always count on the internet in times like this.

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