Be alerted, male spreaders: Madrid is coming for you. Elegance Baldridge, John Iadarola, Kim Horcher, the hosts of The Young Turks, tell you exactly how Madrid is combatting 'guy spreading.' Tell us exactly what you think in the comment section below.
" Madrid's transportation authorities are taking a stand against seated male narcissism with a campaign to tackle the social scourge that is manspreading.
Tired with males whose upper legs fail to value the borders of bus seats, the Spanish funding's Metropolitan Transportation Business (EMT) is to put up indications discouraging the technique.
The EMT– which explains that "el manspreading" is "an English term that describes the posture of guys that open their legs too vast and also take up adjoining seats"– claimed the new indications are planned to remind people of the should respect the room of all bus travelers.
Would-be manspreaders will hopefully be discouraged by little images of a senseless, faceless red male getting into the seat to his right.
" This brand-new details indication is similar to those that currently exist in various other transportation systems worldwide to quit people adopting a position that makes others awkward," the firm claimed."
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