These Tweets Nail The Hidden Sexism Most Women Deal With Every Day

March 22nd 2017

Almie Rose

"Women, what's the most infuriating thing you've had mansplained to you?"

That was the question writer-podcast host Tracy Clayton asked the women of Twitter on Tuesday. And the women delivered with overwhelming responses - tweets ranging from funny to frustrating, but most of which ended up striking a balance of both. 

More than being funny, if slightly horrifying, these tweets depict instances of gender inequality on a basic level. They're reminiscent of another recent Twitter thread about gender inequality, in which a male and female co-worker switched emails, and the man was shocked when he realized how differently he was treated when presumed to be a woman.

As far as the mansplaining tweets went, naturally, a man tried to get in on it with a joke:

And it promptly got side-eyed: