Today in Horrible: People Are Photoshopping Rihanna to Make Her Skin Appear White

Beyoncé is a victim too.

The internet can be a wonderful place, but it can also b a horrible, horrible place. In a disturbing new trend, some Twitter users are Photoshopping pictures of Rihanna to make her skin appear white. Even worse? The captions all claim she would be prettier if she were white. Umm...what?

There's so much wrong with this. Not only are there obvious racist implications, it's also ridiculous to imply that Rihanna, one of the most beautiful women alive, is anything less than gorgeous just the way she is.

The awful trend seems to trace back to July, but it's been going on for months.

Rihanna isn't the only victim. Beyoncé has also been the subject of similar edits.

Thankfully, most of Twitter isn't having it with the photo edits and people are posting pictures of stars like Jennifer Lawrence and Britney Spears with similar captions to highlight just how ridiculous the idea is.

And, of course, there are also people (rightfully) calling out the horrible trend more directly.

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Kayleigh Roberts is the weekend editor at Marie Claire, covering celebrity and entertainment news, from actual royals like Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle to Hollywood royalty, like Katie Holmes and Chrissy Teigen. She’s a Ravenclaw who would do great things in Slytherin. To learn more about her, google “Leslie Knope eating salad GIF.