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"Meninists" Who Felt Left Out By The #LikeAGirl Hashtag Got #LikeABoy To Trend Online

It can't always be about you, boys.

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During the Super Bowl, Always aired one of its #LikeAGirl commercials aimed at empowering young women.

"When did doing something 'like a girl' become an insult?" the ad asks.

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But so-called "meninists," the antithesis of feminists, weren't so fond of the #LikeAGirl hashtag, and decided to commandeer it by starting their own: #LikeABoy.

Can we get a #LikeABoy commercial too please?

Jack Doyle@JDoyle_6Follow

Can we get a #LikeABoy commercial too please?

8:25 PM - 01 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

#LikeABoy because I can actually run and throw

Thad Castle@BMS_ThadCastleFollow

#LikeABoy because I can actually run and throw

8:46 PM - 01 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Awful commercial, awful advertising #likeaboy

wyatt lewis gaddy@wy__guyFollow

Awful commercial, awful advertising #likeaboy

8:25 PM - 01 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Seriously #likeagirl is the most insulting commercial ever and there better be a #likeaboy commercial.

JARRED MOORE@xJMOORE4UxFollow

Seriously #likeagirl is the most insulting commercial ever and there better be a #likeaboy commercial.

8:25 PM - 01 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Bashed upon for stating my views, for hopefully one day us as men can have equality and treated the same #LikeABoy #Meninist

Dalton Jones@TheJonesD43Follow

Bashed upon for stating my views, for hopefully one day us as men can have equality and treated the same #LikeABoy #Meninist

8:42 PM - 01 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

It didn't take long for #LikeABoy to become one of the top trending topics on Twitter.

Soon enough, others jumped in on #LikeABoy to criticize the men's rights activists for acting like a bunch of crybabies.

throws tantrum during a one minute femenism ad during an all male sports event. #LikeABoy

jae@idkjaeFollow

throws tantrum during a one minute femenism ad during an all male sports event. #LikeABoy

9:08 PM - 01 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Why not #likeaboy? BECAUSE "LIKE A BOY" IS NOT A POPULAR SAYING THAT SIGNIFIES WEAKNESS OR INEPTITUDE, YOU DUMMIES.

John Gholson@gholsonFollow

Why not #likeaboy? BECAUSE "LIKE A BOY" IS NOT A POPULAR SAYING THAT SIGNIFIES WEAKNESS OR INEPTITUDE, YOU DUMMIES.

12:04 PM - 02 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

when you wake up and see #LikeABoy trended because men were crying about an empowering campaign

k@khendricksssFollow

when you wake up and see #LikeABoy trended because men were crying about an empowering campaign

8:28 AM - 02 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

#LikeABoy just taught me that menimism is a thing. Can I hand in my guy card? I don't want to be a member of your club anymore.

Ty@tytrumbullFollow

#LikeABoy just taught me that menimism is a thing. Can I hand in my guy card? I don't want to be a member of your club anymore.

11:21 AM - 02 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Believing empowered women means dis-empowered men #LikeABoy Thinking equality is a threat to your lifestyle #LikeABoy

Charles Clymer@cmclymerFollow

Believing empowered women means dis-empowered men #LikeABoy

Thinking equality is a threat to your lifestyle #LikeABoy

9:07 PM - 01 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

#LikeABoy is proof that a mans ego is so fragile that when we try to encourage young girls to be confident it intensely bothers them

brenny b raps@corndognuggetFollow

#LikeABoy is proof that a mans ego is so fragile that when we try to encourage young girls to be confident it intensely bothers them

9:16 PM - 01 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Keep trying, meninists.

To boys making fun of the #LikeAGirl commercial: I hope God blesses you with a baby girl and I wanna see you tell her what shes incapable of

Whitney Burns@whitneyburnssFollow

To boys making fun of the #LikeAGirl commercial: I hope God blesses you with a baby girl and I wanna see you tell her what shes incapable of

8:33 PM - 01 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

h/t The Hollywood Reporter

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