It’s no surprise to learn that 81 percent of teens use social media, according to data from The Pew Research Center.
We find about 39 percent of middle age people are actively seeking romantic relationships from behind a screen and keyboard.
My budding romance depended on whether I heard the shrill ring of an old-fashioned land-line phone. The social lives of today’s teens don’t revolve around waiting for their phones to ring.
Teens are much more likely to connect with each other through some form of social media, whether it’s Twitter, Instagram or matchmaking apps such as Tinder and Hot Or Not.
I did other stuff before then, but I was sexually active at 20.
But I’d like the Internet to believe that I’m still killin’ it.”He also denied that drug addiction was the reason behind the boy band splitting in 2013.“That was all false,” he said.“That probably would have made me look really cool, but unfortunately that wasn’t real.”Body Moves,” out on Nov.
At least that’s what teens said in a recent story about online romance in the student newspaper at my daughters’ suburban Maryland high school.