21 Of The Greatest Texts To Douchebags Who Couldn’t Take A Hint

It’s no secret that men are pretty clueless, well a good portion of them are at least. This is why politely trying to shut down a guy you’re not interested in (or just one who’s acting like a total D-bag) isn’t always effective. Take the hint, dude, and leave me alone.

Fortunately, there are plenty of clever ways to clap back at creepers that will leave no room for confusion. Just take these phenomenal responses from badass ladies, for example, and you’ll see what we mean.

1. Playing dumb can work:

2. So can thinking on your feet and with your stomach:

3. Although some guys are always thinking with another, um, organ:

4. Still, it never hurts to mention food:

5. When in doubt, use a dad joke:

6. Or make them wish they were never born:

7.  Or drop some knowledge:

8. Don’t be afraid to use pop culture references:

9. Or force them to look in the mirror:

10. Never be afraid to derail their dirty talk: