New York magazine turns to social media after hack

The interruption came just after the magazine published a lauded feature with images of 35 women who accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault.

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New York magazine has been widely lauded this week for its exceptional cover story about the many assault allegations against comedian Bill Cosby.

Thirty-five women who accused Cosby of sexual assault graced the magazine’s cover. Photographer Amanda Demme photographed each of the women in an identical pose and included a symbolic empty chair among them.

New York magazine’s coup was marred, however, by a possible hacking incident that shut down its website until around noon on Monday.

Our site is experiencing technical difficulties. We are aware of the issue, and working on a fix.

— New York Magazine (@NYMag) July 27, 2015

Our site is still down but you can listen to 2 women’s testimony about Cosby on Instagram +

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