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Temple: Online actions often reflect our offline behaviors

Houston Chronicle, August 1, 2013

In this op-ed by UTMB’s Jeff Temple: With the click of a button, that nude picture intended for a boyfriend or girlfriend can be forwarded to everyone in high school; or in the case of Anthony Weiner, Geraldo Rivera and Brett Favre, to millions of people worldwide. So why do some participate in this modern-day version of “you show me yours and I’ll show you mine,” while others would rather be caught dead? The answer may be pretty simple: We act online in much the same way we act offline.


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