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Woman Uses Her Husband To Conduct Experiment About Sexual Harassment—And It Worked

By Collin Gossel

If you're a man, it's easy to forget that sexual harassment and disrespect are daily norms for women on the Internet. The barrage of misdirected fury and disgusting sexual advances women have to deal with almost seems impossible until you see it for yourself. One woman gave her husband the opportunity to do just that.

Sexual violence researcher and writer Jessica Eaton conducted an experiment with the help of her partner:

As a "control" group, she set him up as a generic 18-year-old boy in an internet chat room: