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President Obama Takes Selfie At Nelson Mandela Memorial – PHOTO

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President Obama joined in on a selfie at the memorial service for former South African President Nelson Mandela on Tuesday.

Kanye West Did NOT Say He’s “Next Nelson Mandela” — FAKE “Interview”

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Outlets are mistakenly outraged over a FAKE interview in which Kanye West supposedly declares, “I am the next Nelson Mandela.”

Paris Hilton Did NOT Confuse Nelson Mandela with Martin Luther King; Photoshopped Fake Tweet Spreads (PIC)

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Paris Hilton did NOT confuse Nelson Mandela with Martin Luther King, Jr. on Twitter following Mandela’s death, despite a fake “tweet” that spread on Thursday.

Morgan Freeman Reacts to Death of Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela’s death has inspired reactions from celebrities around the world, and now Morgan Freeman, who played the South African icon on screen, has paid tribute.

Nelson Mandela Dies at 95: Celebrities React to Death on Twitter

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Nelson Mandela died at 95 on Thursday, leading to a worldwide outpouring of grief and tributes to the South African icon.

See some of the reaction from Hollywood and beyond here.

Nelson Mandela Dead at 95

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Nelson Mandela is dead.

The former President of South Africa died on Thursday.

Mandela had been in ill health for several years, and hospitalized for a number of ailments since early June.

He was 95.

Nelson Mandela Released From Hospital; NOT Dead Despite Internet Rumor

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Nelson Mandela was released from the hospital after three months of treatment on Sunday — contrary to a widespread Internet rumor that claimed he was dead.

The ailing 95-year-old former President of South Africa is still in critical condition, but doctors believe he will be able to receive sufficient intensive care at his own residence.

Morgan Freeman: Honor Nelson Mandela 95th Birthday With Good Deeds (VIDEO)

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Morgan Freeman has a message for International Nelson Mandela Day, which marks the South African leader’s 95th birthday on Thursday.

Nelson Mandela “Loves” Toddlers & Tiaras

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This is unexpected.

Nelson Mandela loves “Toddlers & Tiaras,” his family has revealed.

In an interview with the Associated Press, the Nobel Peace Prize winner and former South African President’s granddaughters Zaziwe Dlamini-Manaway and Swati Dlamini discuss Mandela’s unexpected fondness for reality television, a sphere they’re entering with a series called “Being Mandela.”

Nelson Mandela OK Following Surgery

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Nelson Mandela underwent successful hernia surgery on Saturday.

The South African hero and global icon’s health was the subject of renewed online rumors when he was admitted to a hospital, but government officials say Mandela’s procedure was planned and that there is no reason for “panic.”

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