Denise Ryan reports:
Brittany Kuntz was shocked when she discovered photos had been lifted from her Facebook site and posted to the Vancouver section of another website, TheDirty.com.
The photos of Brittany with friends were fairly innocent — everyone was clothed, no one was licking a tequila shot off anyone’s stomach — but the anonymously posted comments that accompanied the photos were anything but benign.
The pretty blond legal secretary was horrified to see the photos captioned with malicious comments referring to the race of her companions and her supposed sexual preferences.
For TheDirty.com founder, Nik Richie, (whose real name is Hooman Karamian), protecting the anonymity of contributors who send in photos and those who comment on them is nonnegotiable.
Richie conceived of TheDirty.com as a non-celebrity gossip blog with user-generated content four years ago when he was a bored cubicle worker in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Read more in The Vancouver Sun.