US Marine vet Emily Telesca, aged 28, shared a disturbing video of a man at the gym who insulted her and made a concerning threat while she was filming herself lifting weights for her social media.
Viral Video Sparks Outrage
Telesca posted the shocking video to TikTok, where it didn’t take long to go viral.
A Polite Start Turned Sour
In the video, Telesca politely offers to move if she’s in the man’s way.
A Simple Question
He then questions why she’s filming herself, to which she responds that it’s for Instagram and TikTok.
An Awkward Encounter
The situation takes an uncomfortable turn when the man rolls his eyes, leaving Telesca feeling incredibly awkward.
A Shocking Remark Unveiled
Another man enters the scene and reveals what the first man joked about Telesca, telling her that the other man joked about seriously assaulting her for being so vain, before saying he was going to, “go and hit on her.”
Response to a Dark Joke
Despite being taken aback, Telesca tries to make light of the situation because of her discomfort.
Calling a Spade a Spade
She responds, “Damn, that’s kind of mean.”
The Impact of the Encounter
The audio becomes muffled, but Telesca reveals in the caption that she found the conversation incredibly awkward.
Outrage in the Comments Section
Viewers expressed their shock and outrage at the man’s derogatory remarks.
No Tolerance for Disrespect
One commenter urged Telesca not to take the insult lightly, saying, “Don’t make light of his dark joke. Tell the owners. Call him out. It’s not ok to disrespect you like that.”
Encouragement and Support
Others rallied behind Telesca, “damn babe I’m so sorry. people are awful. Keep your head up 😊 you’re doing amazing ☺️love the cute set btw 😌.”
The Real Reason He Said It?
Users had their own theories on why someone would say such a horrible thing, “He was attracted to you but he knows you’re out of his league. So he is projecting his own insecurities on you.”
Calls for Him to Be Removed
Most users called for him to be removed from the gym immediately, “Please show this to gym management. Not okay. He should not be allowed in there.”
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