Topics: Stuff Mom Never Told You - HowStuffWorks
We’ve all seen the viral, “rules for dating my daughter” posts, right? The ones that use intimidation, fear, and sometimes even the threat of a firearm to warn teenage boys just how to behave around the girls they date? They’re creepy at best, downright disturbing and misogynistic at worst.
1. Get a job.
2. Understand I don’t like you.
3. I’m everywhere.
4. Get a lawyer
Yes, these messages are actually printed on shirts, that some dads proudly wear. One dad was sick of the stereotype of the overbearing dad needing to protect his “property” a.k.a. daughters. So he amended the “rules” a bit and his version is going wildly viral.