CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jan 30, 2005
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.
(Studio: Trish Regan) Parental concerns about text messaging by teenagers examined; scenes shown from North Brunswick, New Jersey. [Text messengers Drew SHANNON, Mariana TOLEDO- explain texting.] [Anthropologist Robbie BLINKOFF- talks about sensory overloads & teens as a sub-culture.] [Linguist Geoffrey NUNBERG- says kids are actually doing more writing than before.] [Child psychologist Lawrence BALTER, Drew's MOTHER - assess texting.]
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