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Prisoner_Number_Six Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-14-07 08:49 PM
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13. Actually, wasn't that the GOAL or your losing weight???

Take it for what it was- a compliment.
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  -Why do people feel the need to do this? TimeChaser  Sep-14-07 07:37 PM   #0 
  - Because they're idiots with no class.  Starbucks Anarchist   Sep-14-07 07:38 PM   #1 
  - I absolfrickinlutely hate that  lelapin   Sep-14-07 07:46 PM   #2 
  - Thanks  TimeChaser   Sep-14-07 09:15 PM   #16 
  - That's happened to me numberous times too  Nikia   Sep-14-07 07:51 PM   #3 
  - "Why do people feel the need to do this?"  Peake   Sep-14-07 07:52 PM   #4 
  - it seemed like a good idea at the time  hfojvt   Sep-15-07 02:56 AM   #32 
  - That's what I hated about mowing grass in high school and college  lizerdbits   Sep-14-07 07:53 PM   #5 
  - Please tell me that you gave him the finger?  TK421   Sep-14-07 08:03 PM   #6 
  - Because we're devolved and quite possibly because  HypnoToad   Sep-14-07 08:16 PM   #7 
  - "Why do people feel the need to do this?"  sanguinivorous   Sep-14-07 08:24 PM   #8 
  - Ding ding ding, we have a winner  DarkTirade   Sep-14-07 08:40 PM   #9 
  - I think it has to do with assholes  idgiehkt   Sep-15-07 12:35 AM   #31 
  - some people are assholes  Southpawkicker   Sep-14-07 08:41 PM   #10 
  - You were dressed provocatively and strolling the street, that's why.  Gormy Cuss   Sep-14-07 08:44 PM   #11 
  - Loose jeans and top and messy hair is provocative?  TimeChaser   Sep-14-07 09:14 PM   #15 
     - Yeah, remember that  Gormy Cuss   Sep-14-07 10:55 PM   #18 
     - Heck yeah! Whoo Baby!  jobycom   Sep-15-07 04:11 PM   #45 
  - When I walked a lot in the city, it used to piss me off.  havocmom   Sep-14-07 08:48 PM   #12 
  - Actually, wasn't that the GOAL or your losing weight???  Prisoner_Number_Six   Sep-14-07 08:49 PM   #13 
  - Actually, I'm losing weight for health reasons,  TimeChaser   Sep-14-07 09:14 PM   #14 
  - Yeah, I'm sure she's losing weight so she can be harassed  Lex   Sep-14-07 11:05 PM   #19 
  - Pardon me?  GirlinContempt   Sep-14-07 11:24 PM   #25 
  - Yep.  Prisoner_Number_Six   Sep-15-07 12:15 AM   #27 
     - I don't think all men are sexist pigs.  GirlinContempt   Sep-15-07 07:47 AM   #33 
     - bullshit. the op clearly stated that the catcalling/yelling was what was offensive  lionesspriyanka   Sep-15-07 09:46 AM   #35 
  - yes, the goal of every woman's diet is to attract a man, and especially the type who would  fishwax   Sep-15-07 11:27 AM   #43 
  - holy shit  WindRavenX   Sep-15-07 04:12 PM   #46 
  - Goal was not to get harassed but to lose wt.  uppityperson   Sep-15-07 04:52 PM   #51 
  - It's a male ego game  Lydia Leftcoast   Sep-14-07 09:34 PM   #17 
  - Since he didn't stop or try to throw you into the pickup, ....  txwhitedove   Sep-14-07 11:08 PM   #20 
  - It's not a compliment. It's rude, condescending, and trashy.  Lex   Sep-14-07 11:16 PM   #21 
  - because it's not a fucking compliment  JI7   Sep-15-07 12:22 AM   #29 
  - Because it's trashy, tasteless, and senselesss?  WritingIsMyReligion   Sep-15-07 10:35 AM   #37 
  - yeah we should really learn to deal with harrassment better,  lionesspriyanka   Sep-15-07 11:00 AM   #38 
  - Some men think because they are in a pickup and  elshiva   Sep-14-07 11:18 PM   #22 
  - Now THAT is rude, scary and sick. Glad you ran.  txwhitedove   Sep-14-07 11:23 PM   #23 
     - Yes! It was when I lived in D.C. away from home.  elshiva   Sep-14-07 11:26 PM   #26 
  - /* leans head out window */  Omphaloskepsis   Sep-14-07 11:23 PM   #24 
  - Because they reasonably believe it will lead to meaningful personal relationships  jpgray   Sep-15-07 12:21 AM   #28 
  - Spray smilie  jobycom   Sep-15-07 04:13 PM   #47 
  - We have to  underpants   Sep-15-07 12:30 AM   #30 
  - I'm sorry that happened to you.  VenusRising   Sep-15-07 08:41 AM   #34 
  - i am sure that some one will say i am over reacting but i think all forms of street harrassment  lionesspriyanka   Sep-15-07 10:11 AM   #36 
  - I've never understood what a guy would hope to accomplish by this  skygazer   Sep-15-07 11:05 AM   #39 
  - i think they know full well that they are making you unconfortable  lionesspriyanka   Sep-15-07 11:06 AM   #40 
     - I think you're right. And it is a power thing too  Lex   Sep-15-07 11:12 AM   #41 
     - Well, I really don't think that's always the case  skygazer   Sep-15-07 11:13 AM   #42 
  - I would have popped his damn tires.  Chovexani   Sep-15-07 03:09 PM   #44 
  - Okay, serious question for discussion here.  jobycom   Sep-15-07 04:18 PM   #48 
  - Even if the asshole in the pickup said it nicely, that would be ok.  uppityperson   Sep-15-07 04:54 PM   #52 
  - I think this woman would find that even more creepy  skygazer   Sep-15-07 04:55 PM   #53 
  - Not as jerky, but still an eyeroller.  Gormy Cuss   Sep-15-07 04:56 PM   #54 
  - i think when people are polite, no matter what car they drive its better  lionesspriyanka   Sep-15-07 07:29 PM   #57 
  - Taking a walk without a male chaperone? You HO.  Liberal_in_LA   Sep-15-07 04:20 PM   #49 
  - You were there, parts of him was there.  uppityperson   Sep-15-07 04:50 PM   #50 
  - I choose to take that stuff as a compliment.  SmokingJacket   Sep-15-07 04:57 PM   #55 
  - In rural areas, that sort of thing is a redneck mating call.  Jamastiene   Sep-15-07 07:26 PM   #56 
  - dude, i'm so sorry  WindRavenX   Sep-15-07 07:31 PM   #58 
  - Must be a Republican.  Seabiscuit   Sep-15-07 09:15 PM   #59 

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