On Saturday Elliot Rodger took it upon himself to take his aggression and frustration for being constantly rejected by women out on them by going on a killing spree throughout Santa Barbara. A YouTube video was later found of him complaining how we was often ‘friend zoned’ by the women he approached and talked of how he was still a virgin at the age of 22.
Since then women have taken to Twitter using the hashtag #YesAllWomen to express and vent there anger on the real meaning of ‘friend zoning’ and other common terms used in regards to women and their relationships with men.
Here are a selection of some of the best picks from the last 24 hrs
— #YesAllWomen (@yesallwomen) May 26, 2014
#YesAllWomen because I've been told to choose between being funny or married
— Haley Winters (@winterzzzzzzz) May 26, 2014
Because there are so many places it's not safe for me to travel alone to do my master's research. #YesAllWomen
— C F (@justawhitemare) May 26, 2014
— Mona-Lisa Saperstein (@KariJoLee) May 26, 2014
#YesAllWomen Because going to school and showing your bra straps can get you sent home to change
— Christie (@ChristieKenedy) May 26, 2014
#YesAllWomen Because when I had to bend over to puke, it was considered and "invite"
— Mangled Tulip (@MsPassionator) May 26, 2014
#yesallwomen because apparently the clothes I wear is a more valid form of consent than the words I say
— Angelina Rollie (@star_m4n) May 26, 2014