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In case you missed it, here's a very quick recap on this story. First of all, there was a huge scandal around the theft and release of nude photos of multiple celebrities. It was a horrific violation of privacy.
After the celebrity photo hack, threats to release pictures of Emma Watson appear to be a hoax After the Harry Potter actress gave a speech at a UN event this weekend anonymous 4chan users claimed to have nude pictures of her, and suggested she would be the next victim of the celebrity nude scandal. The website emmawatsonyouarenext.
The whole supposed threat to release nude photos of Emma Watson, in retaliation for the powerful speech she made last weekend about feminism, was a hoax, according to the New York Daily News. But, no …. Not ever. Not even that one time … nope.
In the magazine Emma Watson poses semi-naked. By which we mean wearing a skirt, no top, and a mini cape to cover up her nipples. Emma Watson: "Feminism, feminism… gender wage gap… why oh why am I not taken seriously… feminism… oh, and here are my tits!
The well-publicized threat to release hacked nude photos of Emma Watson has been revealed as a hoax. And the flurry of indignant media responses served to further Waston's new image as a feminist role model, not a bad outcome when compared to the humiliation of leaked nude photos. Today, the website which reached 48 million viewers!
Emma Watson is being targeted as the next celeb to have nude photos of her stolen because someone is mad she addressed the United Nations about feminism. On Saturday, Watson delivered a powerful speech at the United Nations headquarters about gender equality. Targeting a woman with threats of exposing her body to strangers without her consent because she said something you don't agree with?
The actress's representatives refused to comment, but doubt was immediately cast on the claims, as Watson had never been never on the original "master list" of celebrities rumoured to have been hacked. He posted his findings here. They're complex, but the short version is that three websites — foxweekly.
Watson posted three tweets Tuesday about the feminist campaign and another on Monday, too, after news of the threat went viral. The people possibly responsible for "the Fappening," the infamous scandal where dozens of celebrity nude photos were leaked online, may be taking aim at Watson, 24, because of her stance on gender equality. That threat has ignited a backlash on Twitter from people who support Watson and her campaign. Her tweets following the HeForShe speech, and subsequent nude photo threat, have received thousands of favorites and retweets from her followers.