Feminism 8 March 2019 Guy Verhofstadt wins the Man Prize for worst International Women’s Day tweet Quoting a creepy sex joke and calling women “girls”. Getty Ver-stop-that. Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up The European Parliament’s Brexit negotiator and former Belgian prime minister Guy Verhofstadt wins the Tin Ear Trophy for the worst International Women’s Day-themed tweet by a man in 2019 (which is a pretty tough contest). In a devastating act of empowerment, Verhofstadt quoted a creepy sex joke and called women “girls”: You go, Guy! › Department for Education doublespeak exposes how out of touch with our schools it is Subscribe For daily analysis & more political coverage from Westminster and beyond subscribe for just £1 per month!