- The British actress Emma Watson has joked that she is hiring a “fake tattoo proofreader” after fans spotted a typo in her new temporary tattoo.
- She revealed the “Times Up” tattoo – missing an apostrophe – at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party on Sunday.
- Thousands of fans have replied to “apply” to the position.
Emma Watson has joked that she’s hiring a “fake tattoo proofreader” after fans spotted a typo in the new temporary tattoo she revealed at an Oscar party on Sunday.
The Brown University graduate showed up at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party with a tattoo on her right inner forearm that said “Times Up,” honouring the Time’s Up movement against sexual harassment.
It was noticeably missing an apostrophe.
After fans pointed out the error, the actress joked on Twitter that she was hiring a “fake tattoo proofreader.”
Fake tattoo proofreading position available. Experience with apostrophes a must.
— Emma Watson (@EmmaWatson) March 5, 2018
Over a thousand fans have replied to the tweet, “applying” for the position.
I would like to take you up on this job opportunity? I have a masters in proofreadery graduated with a 1st from Tattoo Uni top of my class pic.twitter.com/9vpb66m09p
— Megan (@meganflockhart) March 5, 2018
Not only am I good w apostrophes, I’m also very adequate when using the oxford comma
— Maolin Macatangay (@maomacatangay) March 5, 2018
*quits job as a book editor to read fake tattoos for @EmmaWatson, has "No Ragrets"*
— Sandra D (@sand_rad) March 5, 2018
Hi Emma – I'd like to apply for the job. My experience with apostrophes consists in being able to differentiate 'Emma, *you're* perfect' from 'I'd like to be *your* boyfriend.'
— Bastien Fachan (@BastienFachan) March 5, 2018
I've got a permanent marker and a steady hand…
— Jonny Duddle (@JonnyDuddleDum) March 5, 2018
Watson, who has been one of the leaders of the Time’s Up movement, also recently donated £1 million to another anti-harassment campaign, according to the BBC.
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