The world froze as Paris was hit with its deadliest attack since World War II over the weekend, devastated by terrorist attacks which claimed 129 lives and injured hundreds of others, many critically. As the globe took to social media to band together and show their support of the major city with #PrayForParis, others fell short of their fans’ expectations with either tone-deaf or easily misinterpreted posts.
In the wake of the news, The Bachelor Season 1 winner Anna Heinrich posted an image with from a French-themed engagement and farewell party the night before, wearing berets and holding baguettes. Commenters urged for the reality TV star to “take this down”, expressing that it was “poor taste” and “poor timing”. Anna quickly deleted the post and has not mentioned it since. (more…)