Social media reacts to Detroit bankruptcy

#DetroitBankrupt becomes trending topic on Twitter

Published On: Jul 18 2013 04:41:10 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 18 2013 04:44:09 PM EDT
DETROIT -

Twitter was abuzz Thursday afternoon after it was announced Detroit filed for Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcy.

The city has become the largest in U.S. history to file for bankruptcy protection.