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Lorde's Tweets eerily predicted the downfall of Weinstein

Monique Friedlander For Daily Mail Australia

She kicked off 2017 with a series of ominous Tweets warning ‘old men in power’ that they would soon suffer a cataclysmic downfall. 

And Lorde’s predictions appear to have come true, with a slew of high profile men being accused of sexual misconduct over the course of this year.

In January, Lorde Tweeted the eery message: ‘These old men in power have a storm coming, the likes of which they cannot comprehend.’

Eery: Lorde's Tweets eerily predicted the downfall of sexual predators in Hollywood just MONTHS before Harvey Weinstein controversy made headlines

Eery: Lorde's Tweets eerily predicted the downfall of sexual predators in Hollywood just MONTHS before Harvey Weinstein controversy made headlines

Eery: Lorde’s Tweets eerily predicted the downfall of sexual predators in Hollywood just MONTHS before Harvey Weinstein controversy made headlines

She followed with a subsequent Tweet, which appeared to have been directed at the Trump administration: ‘The amount of hatred and fear radiating from this administration is already hard to bear, but we have to stay informed and stay outraged.’

Three months later, Bill O’Reilly was dropped Fox News after news hit that he had paid $13m in sexual harassment settlements with the help of the network. 

Harvey Weinstein also suffered a fall from grace this October after he was accused of rape, sexual harassment and inappropriate conduct by at least 75 women in the media.

What a prediction: In January, Lorde Tweeted the eery message: 'These old men in power have a storm coming, the likes of which they cannot comprehend'

What a prediction: In January, Lorde Tweeted the eery message: 'These old men in power have a storm coming, the likes of which they cannot comprehend'

What a prediction: In January, Lorde Tweeted the eery message: ‘These old men in power have a storm coming, the likes of which they cannot comprehend’

She followed with a subsequent Tweet, which appeared to have been directed at the Trump administration: The amount of hatred and fear radiating from this administration is already hard to bear, but we have to stay informed and stay outraged'

She followed with a subsequent Tweet, which appeared to have been directed at the Trump administration: The amount of hatred and fear radiating from this administration is already hard to bear, but we have to stay informed and stay outraged'

She followed with a subsequent Tweet, which appeared to have been directed at the Trump administration: The amount of hatred and fear radiating from this administration is already hard to bear, but we have to stay informed and stay outraged’

Tweet of the year! Lorde's predictions appear to have come true, with a slew of high profile men being accused of sexual misconduct over the course of this year

Tweet of the year! Lorde's predictions appear to have come true, with a slew of high profile men being accused of sexual misconduct over the course of this year

Tweet of the year! Lorde’s predictions appear to have come true, with a slew of high profile men being accused of sexual misconduct over the course of this year

'This came true i guess': On Wednesday, nearly a year after her first Tweet, Lorde reflected upon her eerily accurate prediction 

'This came true i guess': On Wednesday, nearly a year after her first Tweet, Lorde reflected upon her eerily accurate prediction 

‘This came true i guess’: On Wednesday, nearly a year after her first Tweet, Lorde reflected upon her eerily accurate prediction 

In light of these accusations, Harvey was dumped by the Motion Picture Academy as well as his own production company.

Kevin Spacey has also been on the receiving end of sexual assault allegations, with actor Anthony Rapp alleging in October that Kevin had made sexual advances towards him in 1986. 

Subsequently, 15 others came forward alleging similar episodes of abuse. 

Fall from grace: Harvey Weinstein also suffered a fall from grace this October after he was accused of rape, sexual harassment and inappropriate conduct by at least 75 women in the media

Fall from grace: Harvey Weinstein also suffered a fall from grace this October after he was accused of rape, sexual harassment and inappropriate conduct by at least 75 women in the media

Fall from grace: Harvey Weinstein also suffered a fall from grace this October after he was accused of rape, sexual harassment and inappropriate conduct by at least 75 women in the media

In the midst of this controversy, House Of Cards dropped Kevin from its cast. 

Kevin was also due to appear in Ridley Scott’s upcoming film All The Money, but all scenes involving him were cut from the movie in light of the scandal. 

On Wednesday, nearly a year after her first Tweet, Lorde reflected upon her eerily accurate prediction Tweeting:  ‘This came true i guess.’  

More allegations: Kevin Spacey has also been on the receiving end of sexual assault allegations, with actor Anthony Rapp alleging in October that Kevin had made sexual advances towards him in 1986

More allegations: Kevin Spacey has also been on the receiving end of sexual assault allegations, with actor Anthony Rapp alleging in October that Kevin had made sexual advances towards him in 1986

More allegations: Kevin Spacey has also been on the receiving end of sexual assault allegations, with actor Anthony Rapp alleging in October that Kevin had made sexual advances towards him in 1986

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