Originally Posted by Crisco
Yeah. When I hear someone describe a sporting event with something like "Oh man! He just got raped!", I think it's terrible. How would an actual rape victim feel about that statement. Is being run smashed against the boards in a hockey game really the same as being sexually assaulted? I don't think so.
I know it's also not the same as being "crushed", "destroyed", etc. but those words don't carry the same emotional value as "raped".