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Male Athlete Gets Roasted After Comparing Scraped Knee to Period Pains

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As a man whose day is ruined at the slightest onset of stomach pain, I can only begin to imagine how painful periods can be. For many women, periods pains are more than just irritating cramps, those who suffer from dysmenorrhea can experience varying levels of back pain, nausea, diarrhea, and headaches. For many women, I would guess it's pretty close to, if not over, the crying face on the pain chart. 

So when a guy compares something as simple as scraping a knee to periods, women rightfully get angry. Twitter user @__sargee recently made a similar mistake. The male athlete shared a photo of a soccer player with scraped knees, and wrote: "Until women experience this, I don’t wanna hear about period pains."