In the photograph, the model is shown rising out of a bubble bath, suds dripping from her body. Her tight panties and skimpy top are soaked and revealing. She gazes at the viewer, her face showing a wisp of a smile that seems to have been coaxed from off-camera. In just over seven months, the model has become an online phenomenon. According to the posted schedule, new photographs of her — many clearly intended to be erotic, all supposedly taken that week — are posted online every Friday for her growing legions of admirers. Sparkle is one of hundreds of children being photographed by adults, part of what appears to be the latest trend in online child exploitation: Web sites for pedophiles offering explicit, sexualized images of children who are covered by bits of clothing — all in the questionable hope of allowing producers, distributors and customers to avoid child pornography charges.
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One photo album is shockingly named 'Irish, sexy and not even 13 yet'. Hundreds of photos of children - mostly girls - doing normal everyday activities are being viewed by predators online. And several images of kids have been taken from either their parents or children's social media accounts, the founder of Childwatch. Some of the photo albums on the site are shockingly named 'Irish school kids', 'Irish, sexy and not even 13 yet. Wow - all under 13 and from Limerick' and 'Irish dancers'. He told the Irish Daily Mail: "They have been uploaded to what is regarded as a legitimate photo-sharing site.
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Posted to Reddit, Twitter and Facebook with already-obscure origins -- if you know who deserves credit, do tell -- this photoshopped promo photo of the Star Trek: TNG roster gives every officer the same plunging neckline as Counselor Troi. Someone reposted it on their own page and it snowballed from there. Note that Star Trek: TNG did play with gender, sometimes depicting masculine junior officers in the skirted version of the Starfleet uniform.