Ireland AM presenter Muireann O’Connell weighed in on a recent Liveline controversy when he heard a phone caller attack a female TV presenter for standing in a “sexually provocative” way. “.
While on Instagram, the Limerick native posted a video orally teasing the comments of one caller, Sarah from Tipperary, who thought the female presenters’ poses looked “vulgar”.
She says female presenters should stand with “less distance between your feet, with one foot possibly in front of the other.”
In response to Sarah’s criticisms, Muireann shared a video captioned “Female TV presenters are trying to make simple existence acceptable to live listeners.” action”, in which she showed several examples of different positions.
“It’s just a little behind the scenes because every day before Ireland AM I go into a quiet room and practice being a female TV presenter acceptable to Liveline listeners, ‘ she joked.
Adopting the spread of the legs and the waving of the fingers, Muireann says this is a “obvious no, no, no, no, no” pose before trying out several different examples.
“Is this okay?” she asked while squatting on the floor with her legs extended.
Posing with her legs glued together, she quips: “I don’t think it’s narrow enough. Too wide, too wide! “
And leaning against the wall, she said, “What if I put myself in the corner, like Baby? Is this okay? “
Friends and followers were stitched together after watching Muireann’s witty video, with fellow presenter Síle Seoige commenting, “In the corner, like a baby ‘Brilliant.”
Muireann replied: “However, it is still possible to meet me… they will not be satisfied with that.”
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And Six O’Clock Show host Fionnuala Jay wrote, “Personally I prefer the latter,” to which Muireann replied, “Maybe if we just threw some clothes on the mannequin, and Completely eliminating living women is the real answer.”
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