The University of Lincoln’s Rosie Kelly writes for The National Student on why a new trend started by a reality TV star has sparked a backlash from Twitter users:
Last week hundreds of girls found themselves in that situation after a Twitter trend was sparked by Geordie Shore star Gary Beadle.
When, a few days ago, he tweeted: “How many people r doing the walk of shame hahahaha #wakeupwitharandom #awkwardtaxihome”, the response he received was staggering.
Within minutes, hundreds of men had replied using the hashtag #bedofshame to tweet photos of themselves in bed, with the previous night’s ‘conquest’ in the background.
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