I chose to do this article almost as a follow up to the one I did about internet trolling. This article is about Tennis all star Rebecca Marino quitting the sport of tennis as a whole because of some intense cyber bullying. Marino has struggled with depression for many years but the pressure and cruel words pushed on her via social media led her to quit.
I think it is important to see how social media can really effect people lives. The things you say online can really hue people and push them in a horrible direction. I could not understand how “famous” people stand the things people say to them. I get it probably helps knowing that you will never see these people of have to deal with them. One think that bothered me was how people actually threatened Marino’s life because of her poor performance on the court. To read the whole article click here!