SexandtheCity http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/16925/all en Some in Media Say 'No' to Promoting Hook Ups http://mrc.org/articles/some-media-say-no-promoting-hook-ups <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/colleen-raezler">Colleen Raezler</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >For years, pop culture hyped “hooking up” as fun, easy and largely without consequences. Teens and young adults bought into the hype, much to the chagrin of educators and parents, but some young women who experienced the consequences of these casual sexual encounters are now rejecting the “hook up” culture.  </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/some-media-say-no-promoting-hook-ups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Family CNN GossipGirl hookingup SecretLifeoftheAmericanTeenager SexandtheCity Slate Wed, 21 Apr 2010 04:00:00 +0000 admin 29069 at http://mrc.org Will Good Morning America Report THIS Sex and the City Story? http://mrc.org/articles/will-good-morning-america-report-sex-and-city-story <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kristen-fyfe">Kristen Fyfe</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >ABC News.com is currently highlighting a <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/Story?id=4895398&page=1" />Sex and the City- inspired story</a> about a woman who says the HBO series inspired her to start having sex when she was 14.  Will the networks news shows pick up the story or will it remain an “internet only” feature, not likely to be seen by a broad audience?</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/will-good-morning-america-report-sex-and-city-story" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Education abc GoodMorningAmerica Lisa SexandtheCity SheilaMarikar Wed, 21 May 2008 04:00:00 +0000 admin 28242 at http://mrc.org