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I read Thought Catalog’s “10 Obnoxious Cat Calls,”  and had a dose of realization.

There’s a security guard where I work who asks me almost every day, “Hey, gimme a smile,” or “Life’s not so bad.

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Lifestyle

Appalling appetizers

The now-viral video 10 Hours of Walking in NYC as a Woman made quite a stir as it made its rounds on the internet this past Fall. 219 more words

The perks of being a girl. 

I often really dislike being a girl. Either because I’m being cat-called from across the street or being, basically, stalked by men. It actually makes me an angry person because I always try avoid any eye contact when I walk in the street and I put on my “please don’t bother me” face. 184 more words

Things That Made Me Go, "Hmm..." - Week 18

Okay, so… for this week’s post I received help from…

NO ONE. Thanks a lot, Bloggity Peeps. Good thing I’m on top of it, otherwise, all ya’ll would be missing out on one heck of an awesome post. 404 more words

Humor

Hello world!

This is honestly my first blog ever and a test to see if I can actually write. Today is just another lazy Saturday night in and I thought it would be a good idea to start this blog. 484 more words

Gender Equality

Cat Calls and Compliments

I think one of the biggest problems with the criticism of cat-calling is that people who tell us, “It’s just a compliment, you should be flattered, get over it,” don’t know the difference between a cat-call and a compliment.  1,031 more words

Feminism

Hollaback: Street Harassment Must End!

Even as a grown woman I am not immune to being harassed walking down the street. Ever since I was 12 years of age street harassment has been a part of my life and I don’t want that to continue for anymore girls. 168 more words

Sexism And Harassment