The In Thing

The In Thing

It’s on all the talk shows. Movie and TV stars are discussing it. What is this new “in” thing? Bullying. Only it’s not something to use just to get viewers or for attention. It’s real. And in our society, it’s killing kids. 3.2 Million Students are Bullied Each Year We hear the news stories all the time about a teen who commits suicide, and the parents blame bullying. They wonder why the schools didn’t do …

The Ugliness Inside

The Ugliness Inside

Bullying has been around forever, but it seems to be getting nastier than ever before. Maybe it’s the television shows where all the girls are hostile to each other. Or it could be because it’s easier to be mean on-line. It could also have to do with the lack of parenting that has occurred in our society. Below is an article about a group who had an election for the “ugliest” girl in their school. …

If You Don’t Have Something Nice to Say …

If You Don’t Have Something Nice to Say …

Do you remember the old adage If you don’t have something nice to say, say nothing at all? With this world of the internet and anonymity, the saying seems to have come to be more like If you don’t have anything nice to say, say it anonymously. People have discovered a way of being mean with the simple name Anonymous. He seems to know a lot of information. I hear him on the news – …