“Slow down, baby.”

Photo by kekka via flickr

I was jogging in Columbia Heights and passed two men. One of them said “slow down, baby.” Slow down? I’m jogging! Sheesh. I firmly said “that’s inappropriate, please don’t say that” and jogged away. The man had a not so happy retort, but I couldn’t hear over the music from my headphones.

Submitted by anonymous

Location: 13th St. N.W. & Monroe St. N.W.

Time of harassment: Evening Rush Hour (3:30P-7:30P)

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