TIME journo overestimates Los Angeles ‘Slut Walk’ crowd by 5,000%

TIME journo overestimates Los Angeles ‘Slut Walk’ crowd by 5,000%
DaRealAmberRose and maybe 300 adoring slut-walkers. (Image: Twitter)

[Ed. – Well, sure.]

This goes some way to explaining the gap between male and female representation in STEM subjects: a feminist TIME journalist has claimed that “15,000” people attended a Slut Walk for which, by most estimations, barely 300 showed up.

In an op-ed for the magazine’s website that has since been altered to read “thousands,” which is still inaccurate, journalist Erica Williams Simon heavily implied she was present at the event, writing, “The solidarity was palpable and the energy electric.” …

Simon later admitted on Twitter that her piece “was not a recap of the march,” although she evaded directly confirming whether she had been there or not. …

Amber Rose Slut Walk organisers told Breitbart that the Slut Walk had 6,000 registrants but told TIME that number was 15,000. Merely a few hundred showed up for the march…

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