Source: Yahoo HK News
The nude photographs of suspected artistes scandal have caused great disturbance whist it is the hottest topic of the town. Edison Chen has also become the target of public criticism. Aside from rumours that someone had issued the 'underworld oder, to kill', even web netizens are not happy with his evasion of the matter and escaping to America.
Yesterday, close to 25,000 web netizens felt that Edison should bare responsibilty with regards to this scandal and leave the entertainment line.
This scandal have already received global attention and the outflow of nude photographs of suspected entertainers seem to be endless. After 2 days of non activity, the uploader attacked again yesterday with the launch of 2 more obscene nude photographs online of suspected Edison and Rachel Ngan in the nude.
As it now seems that the scandal will not be subsiding anytime soon, it is reported that more and more people are resentful and discontented with Edison Chen. It is rumoured that now certain influential figure have sent out 'underworld orders. to chase down and kill'. From the start of the scandal, Edison chose to evade and escaped to the US. His action has resulted in wide discontent with global web users. This included a vote in Taiwan's Yahoo website 'Should Edison Chen withdraw from the entertainment circle'. Out of 39,165 voters, two thirds (25,667 votes) of the votes cast wanted Edison to withdraw. Due to this scandal and the reactions by the web netizens, it has cast very big doubt on Edison's future prospect. Moreover, there were many web users who teased and from one of the user who wrote: 'Edison, if you agree to admit, the whole of HK web users will let you off'.
In addition, the Tse household have move house to avoid the reporters. Eversince the scandal broke, Cecilia Cheung has not make any public appearance and articles reported have not been advantageous to her. There were lots of rumours spread about Cecilia Cheung. With rumours of quarrels with Deboral and divorce with husband Nicholas Tse. There were also reports of Cecilia being expelled from the Tse's household yesterday. Eventhough with all these bad press, many web netizens still voice their support for Cecilia urging all parties to reconcile on the account of their son, Lucas.