More information on Formspring

Taken directly from Wikipedia…http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Formspring

Formspring has garnered some controversy, especially among teenagers, for opening the door for harassment and bullying, due to the anonymity of the entries.[8][9] A fight between several students at a Harrisburg, Pennsylvania High School, which started after an argument over Formspring, received some media attention in February 2010.[10]
On March 12, 2010, a hoax news article saying that the creators planned to reveal personal information about their users spread on Twitter and other social networking sites.[11]
On March 22, 2010, a 17-year-old West Islip, NY High School graduate committed suicide,[12] reportedly after dozens of insulting comments about her had been posted on Formspring in the days leading up to her act. Soon after, a local grassroots boycott of the Formspring site began.[13]
The support section of the site instructs users facing harassment to deny anonymous questions, block unwanted users, or, in the case of a threat or crime, asks users to contact the police.[14]

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