Khloe Kardashian is trying to get a photo of herself off the internet, and in the process she’s drawing a whole lot of attention to it.
Photos on Khloe’s Instagram page are often accused of being heavily edited to the point where she doesn’t look like a human woman. The picture that she is trying to erase from our collective memory looks like a photo of a normal human woman—a beautiful one!
But Page Six reports that Khloe’s team is in overdrive and throwing out threats at anyone who posts it.
Tracy Romulus, chief marketing officer for KKW Brands, has not said “my client hates how she looks in this and wants you to think she is a perfectly smooth ethereal Barbie spirit,” she instead said in a statement that it’s “unauthorized.”
“The color edited photo was taken of Khloé during a private family gathering and posted to social media without permission by mistake by an assistant,” said Romulus. “Khloé looks beautiful but it is within the right of the copyright owner to not want an image not intended to be published taken down.”
People posting about the image on Twitter have said that it originally went up on the Kardashian’s grandma’s social:
Many people who have shared it have said it was either taken down by Twitter or Instagram or they received legal warnings about the photo.
Some people have been calling out Khloe for hypocrisy because her clothing brand Good American claims it’s about “Representing Body Acceptance.”
There are people who think everyone should lay off Khloe, because amongst the Kardashians she was the one most bullied for her looks:
On the other hand, she is now presenting images like this as attainable to millions of young women who follow her and her family:
It is attainable for some, but there are lots of shapes, sizes, and looks that are beautiful. Including the real Khloe Kardashian.