After The Biebs went back and forth on Twitter with the alleged thief (who reportedly stole his computer and camera from a concert in Tacoma), the internet started speculating that the entire thing was an elaborate hoax.
Turns out the internet was right - we've all been Punk'd, people! Talk about a clever way to promote his new video. At noon, as promised, Bieber posted a link to his new video with Nicki Minaj on Twitter, along with a few tweets about being happy to be in on the joke.
since i was 14 i have had a lot of things said about me, from dying, to taking hormones, to dying again, to stuff about my family...— Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) October 12, 2012
to saying i had a baby with a woman i never even met. nude pics, drugs, my family, my character...but today...today i get to be in on it...— Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) October 12, 2012
Check out the video:
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