Sexting or "sex texting" is sending or getting sexually explicit or suggestive images, messages, or video on a smartphone or through the Internet. Most teens have various ways to get online, Smartphones, tablets, and laptops all can be used in private. It's very easy for teens to create and share personal photos and videos of themselves without their parents knowing about it. Girls may sext as a joke, as a way of getting attention, or because of peer pressure or pressure from guys. Guys sometimes blame "pressure from friends.
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A subsitute teacher was trying to show a history video March 13 when a video showing pornography started playing in an eighth-grade classroom at O. More Headlines Human trafficking bust made in Madison Heights Vaccinated father from Oak Park among residents to contract measles Family fights for hands-free legislation in Michigan after son killed by… "Unfortunately, for about 30 seconds, some images came up, pornographic images came up on the screen," said David Mustonen, Dearborn Public Schools spokesperson. Mustonen said the district is working with its filtering software company to figure out how the video got through internet filters. The district and Dearborn police investigated the teacher after the incident.
A recent article, " Sex Before Kissing: Year-Old Girls Dealing With Porn Addicted Boys," describes how pornography is affecting young boys' brains, turning them into misogynistic aggressors who might objectify and assault girls in the course of what they consider to be "normal" sexual practices. They groaned in two-part harmony. Eyes rolled back in their heads.