Julie PalermoSection 008 Against Online
“Lost in Cyber space”Physical cues we use in life • Body language • Personal Hygiene • Ton of voice • The truth in Statements
The lies of men and womenIts easy to be someone else when you are miles away and separated by a computer. • Men • Income • Hair • Physical condition • Women • Height • Weight • Age
Misconceptions People believe online dating is safe because the internet creates a barrier between the couple until they want to remove it.
Three Major Concerns • Theft • Rape • Death
Theft • Oversea scammers • Identity theft
Rape • Married men or women seeking affairs • Stalkers
Horror stories of online Dating • Christian Grotheer, 27, from Hamburg, Germany, jailed for life for taking two lives of women he met online. • Logan, 33, faces two accounts of sexual assault that involve encounters with women he met through match.com • Jeffery J. Marsalis, 33, from Philadelphia is facing trial for 9 rape counts of 8 women and a 10th count in Idaho. All his victims were met through online dating websites.
Prevention Do not par take in online dating websites!
Citations “Man accused of drugging, raping online daters”. msnbc.com. 11/03/06. The Associated Press. 11/14/10. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/15549172/ns/us_news-crime_and_courts “Death with Online Dating”. The Standard. 04/02/09. The Standard Publishing Newspapers Publishing Ltd. 11/14/10. http://www.thestandard.com.hk/news_detail.asp?pp_cat=17&art_id=80415&sid=23322456&con_type=1 “ Man accused of raping women he met on dating site.” Chicago Breaking News Center. 01/09/10. 11/13/10. http://www.chicagobreakingnews.com/2010/01/man-accused-of-raping-women-he-met-on-dating-site.html “Dangers of Online Dating.” eHow. eHow, Inc. 11/14/10. http://www.ehow.com/about_4743354_dangers-online-dating.html Images from Google Images