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The Paris Hilton Tweet Confusing Nelson Mandela With Martin Luther King Is Fake

Paris hasn't actually tweeted about Mandela's death yet.

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According to Hilton's publicist, she was on a flight for five hours and was not online when news of Mandela's death broke.

Taking off to Miami! #LifeOfAJetSetter ;) Loves it

Paris Hilton

@ParisHilton

Taking off to Miami! #LifeOfAJetSetter ;) Loves it

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Update: Hilton tweeted about Mandela's death and responded to the fake tweet.

Just landed & heard the sad new about Nelson Mandela. He was a true Hero & the world is a better place because of him. May he rest in peace.

Paris Hilton

@ParisHilton

Just landed & heard the sad new about Nelson Mandela. He was a true Hero & the world is a better place because of him. May he rest in peace.

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Whoever made that stupid fake tweet lacks respect to the loss the world is mourning right now. Same goes for all the blogs who ran with it.

Paris Hilton

@ParisHilton

Whoever made that stupid fake tweet lacks respect to the loss the world is mourning right now. Same goes for all the blogs who ran with it.

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