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Creating a safety 'Net for kids
Sexting and its consequences aren't things you want your tween or teen to learn about the hard way. The fallout from having nude photos or salacious messages spread via social media networks can be far more dramatic than red-cheeked embarrassment or a broken heart — just look at the ongoing scandal involving an adult who behaved unwisely, former congressman Anthony Weiner of New York.
By Bill Daley, Tribune Newspapers
September 3, 2013