A common side effect of being a woman is having things explained to you more often than is necessary. And while everyone loves learning, it's annoying when these lessons are unsolicited, and especially when they're on a subject we ourselves already know a lot about. This phenomenon does seem to be particularly common among those of the male persuasion, hence the term "mansplaining." But as I've proven in this intro paragraph, women are breaking through the glass ceiling by proving we, too, are capable of explaining things you already understood!
In a popular Reddit thread, someone asked women: "what is the dumbest way you were 'mansplained' something?"
1.) From cecikierk:
A white dude explained Chinese New Year to me. I'm Chinese.
2.) From monkeylion: