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'Loose Women' Asked If Women Were Ever To Blame For Rape And People Are Not Happy

FYI, 'Loose Women', they're aren't.

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'Loose Women' is a topical panel discussion show that airs mid-morning on ITV in Britain

The panel of women discuss anything in the news on the day, wading in with their opinions.
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The panel of women discuss anything in the news on the day, wading in with their opinions.

And after Pretenders singer Chrissie Hynde said women were sometimes to blame for rape, 'Loose Women' posted this poll on Twitter:

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Twitter / Via twitter.com
Twitter / Via twitter.com

Some responses were funny

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Twitter / Via twitter.com

But most were just angry that question even had to even be asked

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and when a rape crisis charity was mentioned in a tweet, this was their response:

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Some even reported the poll to Ofcom, the UK TV and Radio regulator

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Twitter / Via twitter.com

and after the reaction, this was the outcome of the poll

Whilst it's still scary to find that 12% think women are to blame for their sexual assault, it is comforting to see that almost 90% disagree.
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Whilst it's still scary to find that 12% think women are to blame for their sexual assault, it is comforting to see that almost 90% disagree.

The 'Loose Women' team have yet to respond to the backlash.

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