ca/lots-of-sexting-can-wreck-a-romance) told Folio that he thinks people who sext
a lot might be putting too much focus on the sexual part of their relationship and not enough focus on other important areas.
More than one-half of girls cited pressure to sext
from a boy.
Almost 79% of teens reported that they would be very unlikely to sext
a boyfriend or girlfriend.
sexting during substance use, being forced to sext
both by partner and friends, and sharing sexts
A disproportionately large percentage of participants (77%), relative to comparable research, reported sending sext
messages (n - 394).
Though it may sound counterintuitive, affirming teens' right to sext
helps protect them from privacy violations," Hasinoff argues.
To conduct this study of privacy norms, we designed an online survey involving two sexting scenarios with a series of yes or no questions for each about whether the creator of a sext
expects privacy and whether it is OK for the recipient to distribute the image under various circumstances.
While the main reason young adults indicated that they sext
was to be "fun or flirtations," to send a "sexy present," or to respond to a sexually provocative message or image they received (Sex and Tech, 2008), some participated less willingly.
Echoing comments by Fraser from Girls Action Foundation, a YouTube commentator on CBC's Sext
Up Kids  accuses society of slut shaming and not accepting adolescent sexuality.
That's a total power play that might make a girl question herself, wondering if she's being too prudish or if she'll lose her boyfriend if she refuses to sext
Overall, 28% of the teens reported sending a naked picture of themselves via text or e-mail (a "sext
"), and 31% reported asking someone to send them a sext
37) Furthermore, minors may not consider the fact that what they transmit will not remain private since a sext
message can easily be circulated.
With so many people being self-conscious about expressing themselves sexually, using their mobile phones to sext
is an easy way for them to convey themselves without being shy.
3) Although just over two-thirds of those teens meant those images for their boyfriend or girlfriend, 25 percent of teen girls and 33 percent of teen boys admit they have had sext
messages meant for someone else shared with them.
Oklahoma State linebacker Andre Sext
on, right, moves in to tackle Colorado tailback Rodney Stewart in the third quarter Thursday.