GQ receives threatening tweets from One Direction fans over 1D covers
GQ released a series of “terrifying” tweets it received today from One Direction fans in response to its five covers of Louis, Liam, Harry, Niall and Zayn.
The covers show the boys looking suave and well-groomed, but did not go down well with Directioners.
Fans were particularly irate with Harry Styles’ cover line “he’s up all night to get lucky”, attacking the magazine for being nosy and refusing to focus on “all the other good stuff” Styles has done.
Here are some of the most terrifying tweets. NB: Use of Caps Lock is non-ironic
@BritishGQ WELL OBVIOUSLY NONE OF YOU PEOPLE HAVE EVER SLEPT WITH ANYONE BECAUSE YOURE ALL NOSEY INCONSIDERATE LOWLIFE LOSERS
— LOVE ME HARRY (@boysenharrypie) July 30, 2013
@BritishGQ HARRY IS A CUPCAKE SO BACK OFF! NOBODY WANTS TO BUY UR STUPID ISSUE THAT IS FULL OF LIES!
— Gianna Bompartito (@gibompartito) July 30, 2013
@BritishGQ DONT EVEN PUT YOUR FILTHY NAME NEXT TO 1D YOU DONT DESERVE IT
— Anna❁❁ (@tomlincrown) July 30, 2013
IM GETTING REALLY HEATED IM SO CLOSE TO BURNING ALL THE BRITISH GQ MAGAZINES — tina (@littlebellylou) July 30, 2013
@BritishGQ STOP MAKING THINGS UP ABOUT THE BOYS DON’T U HAVE ANYTHING BETTER TO DO
— MEGAN | ON HOLIDAY (@yoostyless) July 30, 2013
@BritishGQ I HOPE YOUR COMPANY BURNS
— ☠ (@liplocklarry) July 30, 2013
the GQ pictures make me want to stab myself in the uterus !! — d. (@DIRTYWIFI) July 29, 2013
@BritishGQ u dont deserve to hav our boys as ur header u little pricksss
— (@fabbyzayn) July 30, 2013
Tagged in: gq, GQ Britain, Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan, one direction, Zayn Malik
@BritishGQ ok, interrogating Harry Styles about his number of sexual partners is NOT COOL. that is just invasive and RUDE.
— ashley (✿◠‿◠) (@PeaceNblessins) July 30, 2013
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