My Space, with 70 million visitors, has become the digital equivalent of hanging out at the mall for today’s teens, who load the site with photos, news about music groups and detailed profiles of their likes and dislikes.
Popular social networking sites, including My Space and Facebook, are changing the human fabric of the Internet and have the potential to pay off big for investors, but — given their youthful user base — they are unusually vulnerable to the next ‘new new’ thing.
One set examines self-report data of same-sex sexual experiences and attractions while the other set examines self-report data of personal identification as homosexual or bisexual. However, since many individuals may fail to report outside the heterosexual norm define their sexuality in their own unique terms, it is difficult to fully grasp the size of the LGBT population.Fewer research subjects identify as homosexual or bisexual than report having had sexual experiences or attraction to a person of the same sex. The type of survey being used and the type of setting a subject is in while being surveyed may also affect the answer that the subject gives.Shannon Scrivens can remember every detail of her first sexual encounter with another woman: the vodka she had beforehand to release her inhibitions; the smell of jasmine perfume; the David Bowie album that played in the background.She describes the moment afterwards when, hurriedly putting her clothes back on before her mother returned from work, she and her female friend agreed what had happened would not ruin their otherwise platonic relationship.So what has sparked this staggering shift in the sexual tastes of our younger generation?
Can half of all young people really be sexually fluid?
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Most of the studies listed below rely on self-report data, which poses challenges to researchers inquiring into sensitive subject matter.
More importantly, the studies tend to pose two sets of questions.
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