One can only hope, pray and wish Paris Hilton's Twitter account was hacked...or this is a hoax...

Shortly after the announcement of the death of Nelson Mandela, one of the greatest humanitarians the world has ever known, Hilton purportedly laid bare her heartfelt feelings via social media.

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Thanking the great Madiba for his awe inspiring "I have a dream" speech....presumably borrowed from that other black chap, Martin Luther King Jr.


OK... YEP.. CONFIRMED...It was a HOAX!!!

As Buzzfeed pointed out....

Paris' rep confirmed Hilton was actually on a flight to Miami when the sad news broke.

There's also a hoax Kim Kardashian tweet doing the rounds thanking Mandela for his "freedom fries...."