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David Emery

HOAX: Lil Wayne Found Dead

By December 17, 2013

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Facebook hoax: Lil Wayne Died

Don't click on any Facebook posts purporting to link to a video about rapper Lil Wayne dying of a drug overdose. It's a hoax and a self-replicating scam. At last report Lil Wayne was alive and well.

Users attempting to access the video are asked to click a "Share" button, which spreads the scam to people on the user's friend list before redirecting to a survey page (which is how the scammers make their money). There is no video.

Learn more:
Lil Wayne Is Not Dead
How to Protect Yourself from Clickjacking Attacks

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Comments

December 21, 2013 at 4:12 pm
(1) Linky says:

It is better if Wayne is not dead plz tell him not to do anything stupid i want to see him healthy when i come there…he is my biggest role model plzzzzzzzzz

December 23, 2013 at 11:04 am
(2) sj says:

Please die!

January 2, 2014 at 5:36 pm
(3) perfect macharaga says:

i love him …please stay alive

January 4, 2014 at 7:21 pm
(4) qe says:

i love lil wayne he need help

January 5, 2014 at 5:21 am
(5) Silvix says:

If Lil Wayne is your role model you’re screwed.

January 7, 2014 at 4:33 am
(6) Echo says:

Don’t die I actully like your music

January 9, 2014 at 10:15 pm
(7) Tee Baby says:

SMH ROTFL really yawl sure can make up some dumb ass lies.
If he was dead the hole world would know cause the new run they mouths like the Mississippi river. That’s sad how yawl hating on him like that. Keep doing ya thing lil weezy you get all your props from me I’m saluting a self made nigga# I am

February 7, 2014 at 12:14 am
(8) Sandrell Wilson says:

I love u Wayne u r the best rapper alive please do your best with staying Gucci your fans need u especially your kids love u so much god bless u n young money

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