Facepalm of the day: “10 Top Tips to End False Rape Accusations,” courtesy of the Men’s Rights subreddit
This lovely poster, meant as a sarcastic response to this “10 Top Tips to End Rape” poster, has gotten 759 upvotes in the Men’s Rights subreddit. Well, 759 net upvotes. It’s actually gotten more than 1200 upvotes, and 450 downvotes. Because, clearly, trying to stop the small percentage of rape accusations that are false is totally so much more important than trying to stop rape itself. Mocking rape prevention programs and promoting a culture in which women (and men, and genderqueer people) are afraid to come forward with real stories of rape for fear of being harassed and ridiculed is really the only decent thing to do. Plus: Lulz!
Here one commenter explains the “logic” behind the poster:
That’s right, solidwhetstone, your rapey poster wasn’t rapey enough!
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Posted on July 17, 2012, in antifeminism, douchebaggery, false accusations, hundreds of upvotes, I'm totally being sarcastic, men who should not ever be with women ever, misogyny, MRA, oppressed men, rape, rape jokes, rapey, reddit. Bookmark the permalink. 147 Comments.