Buckley Report: Parents keep tabs of their kids on Facebook

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It's a sad day for many teens when they receive a Facebook friend request from one of their parents--and chances are they're doing it to keep an eye on their kid.

92% of parents who are on Facebook are "friends" with their children. 30% of teenagers say they would "unfriend" their parents, if they thought they could get away with it.

The Buckley Report explains why protective parents on Facebook may actually be good news for teens.


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