The MySpace Suicide

THE MYSPACE SUICIDE….Have you read the story of Megan Meier? It was a news item so detestable that I didn’t want to link to it on Thanksgiving. Obviously there are worse things going on in the world than causing the suicide of one teenage girl, but it’s still stomach churning. How can people act this way?

I recommend that you read Jonathan Turley’s short op-ed first, which packs a punch and explains the basics. Then read P.J. Huffstutter’s longer piece, which fills in the gaps. If you’re anything like me, prepare to lose another little shred of faith in your fellow man.

UPDATE: More here.

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