For the first few weeks or so, my relationship with Frank Zappy skirted the lines of PG-13 respectability.
AOL chat rooms may be considered dusty tech relics, but they were a cornerstone of the early days of mass Internet.
Others have fallen by the wayside, but we remain, and have grown to one of the most popular and user friendly sites on the internet.
While the landscape of online chat has changed dramatically since our start, Free Chat Now.com’s core principles remain the same.
(I was 15, and it was the intermission of my camp’s production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream; I was Helena, he was Lysander, and that’s all you need to know.) I do, however, have a very clear memory of the first time I had cybersex. His AIM handle was Frank Zappy, and I believe he claimed to be a married man from Queens.
I was Dana, a name I had lifted from a character on my favorite Purple Moon CD-ROM.
Today, the number of social networks available to us means there’s a surfeit of places to come together online–we share aspirational photos on Pinterest, photos from our lives on Instagram, news on Google , Internet happenings on Tumblr, and everything else on Facebook.
But with so many channels to work with (waste time on?
They stress to us that cyberbullying is not just an adolescent problem. It’s just that we spend the majority of our efforts studying how this problem impacts school-aged youth due to their tenuous developmental stage.
That said, I thought I would take some time here to give the adults who have been victimized out there some general advice.
First, it is important to keep all evidence of the bullying: messages, posts, comments, etc.
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