A recent video by Just Not Sports took two prominent female sportswriters and had regular guys* read the awful abuse they receive online aloud.
on a daily basis.
These types of messages come in response to one thing: The women were doing their jobs.
Those wishes that DiCaro would die by hockey stick and get raped? Those were the result of her simply reporting on the NHL's Patrick Kane rape case: one of the league's top players was accused of rape.
In response, she received a ton of death threats.
See how long you can last watching it.
*(Note: The men reading them did not write these comments; they're just volunteers to prove a point.)