He Tried to Kiss Her on Air. She Wasn't Having It

World Cup journalist shuts down man who tries to kiss her on air
By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff
Posted Jun 25, 2018 1:10 PM CDT

It is apparently a thing among some male soccer fans to interrupt a female reporter on the air to force a kiss, sometimes a grope. Days after one high-profile incident at the World Cup tournament in Russia comes another, but this time the journalist not only avoids the kiss, she gives her would-be harasser a dressing down for the ages. “Don't do this! Never do this again,” Brazilian reporter Julia Guimarães shouts at the man, now off camera, in English. "I don't allow you to do this, never, OK?" she says, per Newsweek. "This is not polite, this is not right. Never do this to a woman, OK? Respect!” Watch it here. (Read more World Cup stories.)

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