Archived Blog Post: June 7, 2004

Friends, Friends With Benefits and the Benefits of the Local Mall: "''Straight teens have abandoned the rituals of dating, while gay teens have taken them on,'' says Peter Ian Cummings, the editor of XY, a national magazine for young gay men. The Internet, Cummings says, has made it possible for heterosexual teenagers to act the way ''most of straight society assumes gay men act.''"

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