If you haven't heard about how a Howard student along with non-students working in the university's financial aid office embezzled $1,000,000, it's been a big deal. Their scammed peers descended this week on the office and simultaneously broke into a rousing chorus of Rihanna's "Bitch Better Have My Money," and the queen herself has responded.
In a tweet sent late Rihanna expressed solidarity for the students' struggle, quoting a video of them singing accompanied by emojis: "💪🏿🙌🏿," which in honestly more than enough encouragement to keep those ripped off continuing on their crusade.
💪🏿🙌🏿 https://t.co/x8EPEgjtgS— Rihanna (@Rihanna) 1522370201.0
The student that managed to squeeze the most money out of the system (more than $400,000, in fact), Tyrone Hankerson Jr, has since become a meme for the ages, especially considering he documented his opulent lifestyle all over social media.
Tyrone Hankerson Jr. stole $429,000 from Howard University. Months away from graduation and the scam went south.… https://t.co/Fh9cIz4b5Y— Tariq Sayed (@Tariq Sayed) 1522261919.0
Tyrone listening to students complain about their incorrect loan balances. https://t.co/0DlwzQ787M— Coontessa (@Coontessa) 1522262978.0
Tyrone was living his best lives with our financial aid https://t.co/7GLTqC5NSU— Jae’Challa (@Jae’Challa) 1522261556.0
They're coming for you, Tyrone.
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