IRVINE Calif. Taco Bell asked rapper 50 Cent to change his name for a one-day promotion, and 50 Cent responded by calling the offer a “sleazy and ill-conceived publicity stunt” because it was leaked to the media before it was presented to his agent, according to OK! magazine. OK! said it obtained a letter written by Taco Bell president Greg Creed, asking 50 Cent to visit one of the chain’s drive-thru windows and rap his order using the name 79 Cent, 89 Cent or 99 Cent, which are the ...
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