By Olivia B. Waxman
July 13, 2015

Since the news broke Monday that rapper 50 Cent (real name: Curtis Jackson III) filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in a U.S. court in Connecticut, media outlets, comedians, and web writers have been tweeting all of the obvious jokes and puns. Most poke fun at the irony of a rapper named after money filing for bankruptcy, while others point out that he won’t be “broke,” so they are schooling users in personal finance and economics. Here is a glimpse at the funniest Twitter reactions:

The irony of a guy named 50 Cent filing for bankruptcy is not lost on me

— Patrick Scott Patterson (@OriginalPSP) July 13, 2015

50 Cent has declared bankruptcy. In a related story, Ice Cube's freezer is broken.

— Eli Braden (@EliBraden) July 13, 2015

50 cent has less than 50 cents to his name?!? He can't even afford an Eminem! That's Ludicrous.

— Jersey (@SatansTongue) July 13, 2015

50 Cent has filed for bankruptcy! At least he has his baseball career to fall back on... https://t.co/L8R7l8D1dB

— LADbible (@ladbible) July 13, 2015

If only 50 cent had a nickel for every “50 Cent” joke.

— Justin Paterno (@zerobeta) July 13, 2015

The European Union is now in talks with 50 Cent.

— Dave Pell (@davepell) July 13, 2015

50 Cent is saying that he's out of change http://t.co/AcpzEK1v6w pic.twitter.com/03Tuqgi5HK

— NBC New York (@NBCNewYork) July 13, 2015

50 Cent's new business card: pic.twitter.com/cjTNirdwnj

— TrivWorks (@TrivWorks) July 13, 2015

These 50 cent jokes are cheap... It's ill advised for your brand but bankruptcy is a business move people. Trumps' filed bankruptcy x3 times

— Jake (@JakesplaceHQ) July 13, 2015

50 Cent is centsless: Rapper declares bankruptcy. http://t.co/0wG3sURdVL pic.twitter.com/WqFEvPu5mx

— Fox News (@FoxNews) July 13, 2015

Down to his last 50 Cent? Rapper files for bankruptcy http://t.co/N3Y3lfU5kT

— The Guardian (@guardian) July 13, 2015

Since 50 Cent filed for bankruptcy does that mean creditors can collect 10 cents on the half dollar?

— Lizz "Horseface" Winstead (@lizzwinstead) July 13, 2015

50 Cent has filed for bankruptcy? That makes 0 Cents.

— Brett Phipps (@InverteBrett) July 13, 2015

Twitter says 50 Cent is broke.

Personal Finance 101 says filing for bankruptcy is a cost-effective move to erase debt/protect investments.

— Alecko Eskandarian (@alecko11) July 13, 2015

You could find him in da...court? 50 Cent files for #bankruptcy, http://t.co/1I7bO6FLsi via @WSJBankruptcy

— Lillian Rizzo (@Lilliannnn) July 13, 2015

*Sees 50 Cent filed for bankruptcy*

*Logs on to Twitter*

*Waits* pic.twitter.com/3ySqVQkNhZ

— Jamie Delancey (@Jamie_Delancey) July 13, 2015

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