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Former NHL player Sean Avery took videos of himself on Snapchat last week asking homeless people for the time. When he received a negative reaction, Avery defended his behavior by sharing the definition of “harassment.”

Here’s what Avery was doing:

Here’s Avery using the first result in a search for “harassment definition”:

I guess Avery’s right. Since he didn’t threaten or demand anything from these homeless people, he didn’t harass them. Feel free to find another word to describe a person waking up vagrants for laughs and putting the videos on the internet.