The moment the image below appeared on Instagram, the Gates of Hell opened.


That image is in reference to Instagram (which is owned by Facebook) countering Twitter’s latest mobile update of implementing photos in direct messages by offering Instagram Direct, a new feature where users can share private photos with select individuals. What does it really mean? Oh simple — sexting just got a brand new filter. Expect plenty of public thirst to be tucked away into the private realm and #ThrowbackThursday to now become #ThirstThursday.