Heapeating happens when “a woman suggests an idea and it’s ignored, but then a guy says [the] same thing and everyone loves it. More than once we’ve all run into issues, at work mostly, when we have an idea that doesn’t get any traction until a man says it.”
Judging by the reaction on twitter, it’s catching on ….
My friends coined a word: hepeated. For when a woman suggests an idea and it's ignored, but then a guy says same thing and everyone loves it— Nicole Gugliucci (@NoisyAstronomer) September 22, 2017
LOL/sigh. All this 'mansplaining' & 'hepeating' crap has caused people to suggest 'womanipulating' & 'ovary-acting' as female equivalents.— Helen Pluckrose (@HPluckrose) September 25, 2017
And then, there’s this …
I hope feminists take into consideration that women driving in Saudi Arabia is BREAKING news before they whine about 'hepeating'.— Faith Lopez🇺🇸 (@teenGOP1776) September 26, 2017
Perhaps the now-legally-driving women of Saudi Ar. can lend help to the poor western feminists struggling against Hepeating and Mansplaining— NonStampCollector (@nonstampNSC) September 26, 2017
And full disclosurse, I have hepeated. There I said it …