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Good on you Jessica

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cailindana Fri 14-Nov-14 13:33:42

Jessica Ennis has said here that she will have her name removed from the Sheffield United stand named after her if they sign the rapist Ched Evans.

How long until she gets rape and death threats I wonder?

MyEmpireOfDirt Fri 14-Nov-14 13:42:36

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madsadbad Fri 14-Nov-14 13:44:28

Yes she already has

cailindana Fri 14-Nov-14 13:44:44

Yeah just saw it on the other thread sad

madsadbad Fri 14-Nov-14 13:47:53

Its fucking bullshit! Thank fuck I don't know anyone in real life who believes he should be allowed to play any more, let alone back there.

mausmaus Fri 14-Nov-14 13:55:51

jessica you rock!

I am very proud you spoke out like this and I hope the people who send out the threats are prosecuted and punished.

downbythelane Fri 14-Nov-14 14:12:04

well done Jess.

Lio Fri 14-Nov-14 17:04:23

Yes, I love her even more for this.

DoctorTwo Fri 14-Nov-14 18:17:35

She's received rape threats sad angry. It appears this is the standard tactic every time a woman sticks her head above the parapet and it must be stopped.

prettygirlincrimsonrose Fri 14-Nov-14 18:22:32

I really wish I had been shocked by the rape threats but it seems to be the standard response to a woman publicly expressing an opinion. Makes me so angry, plus the pathetic 'freedom of speech mate' defence (yes, this is exactly what people fought for - your right to tell women you hope they get raped). FFS

MrsTerryPratchett Fri 14-Nov-14 19:12:38

I'm sure she knew she would get rape and death threats, which makes her stand all the more admirable. Gary Lineker has supported her on Twitter. Has he had any rape threats?

MyEmpireOfDirt Fri 14-Nov-14 19:32:03

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MyEmpireOfDirt Fri 14-Nov-14 19:32:28

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Pepperwitheverything Fri 14-Nov-14 19:51:59

Haha Empire....The auto correct actually made some sense in this case. Unfortunately.

DoctorTwo Fri 14-Nov-14 21:09:48

"a chap defence" Hahahahahahahahahahaha etc. One of the best autocorrects ever.

I've been royally handed my arse in AIBU. I agree with them, I shouldn't have called for death. sad

HexBramble Sat 15-Nov-14 07:50:13

Jess Ennis, you are inspirational. I'm very proud of her.

Cowardly scum hiding behind their keyboards.

kim147 Mon 17-Nov-14 13:01:23

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