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This is how men react to seeing their girlfriend get catcalled

They’re not impressed.

THE ISSUE OF catcalling went viral in October last year with footage of a woman spending ten hours walking through New York.

Cosmopolitan has moved this on, filming the experiences of three women being harassed on the street and recording their boyfriend’s reactions.

The women face a range of comments, including “I’ll massage your feet” and “Nice titties”, with the men immediately becoming angered at what’s happening.

Watch the video below:

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However, not everyone is impressed. DailyEdge.ie reports that it has faced a backlash online, with some believing it only serves to “validate” an experience that women have spoken about for years.

Read: Here’s why people aren’t impressed with this video of men watching their girlfriends get catcalled >

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