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Last night I had the honor of being featured on CBS Evening News to talk about JuicyCampus.com, a site designed to allow students from colleges across the country to anonymously gossip about each other. To the shock of no one, the site is therefore replete with sophomoric comments; rude, lewd speech; and nasty, puerile insults. In response, several campuses across the country have blocked or are considering blocking the website, the New Jersey Attorney General is currently investigating the site, and the combination of free speech, sex, and college students has turned the story into media gold... Download file "5"