A Male Perspective

posted in: Rock Creek | 5

I was jogging in rock creek wearing a t-shirt and shorts and a car with at least two women honked and at the same time the women yelled “woohoo” and kept driving. No guy should have to experience this, it’s unwelcome and disrespectful. Women in DC should know better.

Submitted by KP

Location: Rock Creek Park

Time of harassment:  Evening Rush Hour (3:30P-7:30P)

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5 Responses

  1. Rhane

    I wish he had elaborated more. How did this make you feel? Does this happen often? Why did you feel the need to discribe what you were wearing?

    I think that a conversation about harrassment towards men is important to have, but I wish there was a more solid jumping point.

    • Golden Silence

      “Why did you feel the need to discribe what you were wearing?”

      I assume for the same reason many women describe what they’re wearing when being harassed—to prove that they weren’t dressing in a way to deserve harassment. But we know it doesn’t matter what one wears because harassers don’t discriminate.

  2. R Mika

    Oh, give us a break dude! Did that honk harm you in any way?

  3. Jennifer

    Surely I am not the only one who thinks that this entry is a spoof that is just dripping with sarcasm.

  4. Awesome

    You realize that females are the sexual selectors in life, right? Or did you fail biology 101?

    There’s quite a difference when it’s a car of women yelling at a man vs. a car of men yelling at a woman.