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She was being called a slut and it got to her really badly, cause she suffers from anxiety and depression, and she wanted to kill herself.” A finsta: A fake Instagram account created under a different name, so that parents won’t know what their teens are up to online.
“Especially if it’s like sixth-grade girls posting pictures in their bras.
“Some sugar babies have Amazon Wish Lists where they tell their sugar daddies what they would like to have,” Sales writes.
“Everything from jewelry to silverware to furniture to magazine subscriptions.” The sink shot: When a girl takes a selfie in a bathroom mirror, often in a thong, and poses with her behind propped against the sink, so that it will appear larger.
Yik Yak and Kik: just two of the seemingly countless anonymous messaging apps that allow users to communicate with each other.
Kik was the app cited in the January murder of 13-year-old Nicole Madison Lovell in Blacksburg, Va.
Tinder food stamps: Using the dating app to exchange sex for free meals and other items, a sort of soft prostitution that has become normalized by social media.
The day before she died, Nicole showed neighbors Kik messages she had exchanged with an 18-year-old boy she was to meet that night.
Two Virginia Tech freshmen are currently accused of her premeditated kidnapping and killing.
“For most American girls, social media is where they live,” writes Sales, who spoke to over 200 girls ages 13-19 from Manhattan to Florida, Arizona, Texas and Kentucky.
“We’re on it 24/7,” a 13-year-old girl in Montclair, NJ, told the author.