Critics Blast Emma Watson's Feminist 'Hypocrisy' Over Underboob in Vanity Fair (Photo)
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Emma Watson was the target of sexism, slut-shaming and general online bullying after her Vanity Fair cover dropped on Wednesday.

Watson, who's professed many times and in many words that she is an unapologetic feminist, was caught in the crosshairs of a feminist debate after her half-topless photos for the magazine went live.

The "Beauty and the Beast" star has been vocal in supporting women for as long as we can remember, and even when The Fappening occurred, had sage advice for all of Twitter: "Even worse than seeing women's privacy violated on social media is reading the accompanying comments that show such a lack of empathy."

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See the photo that sparked the backlash - as well as some of the insults themselves - below.

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