Teen Who Proposed Laser Cat Yearbook Photo Commits Suicide

Draven Rodriguez, a senior at Schenectady High School in New York, whose proposed yearbook photo of him, his cat, and lasers was widely celebrated across the Internet this fall, died on Thursday at the age of 17. The Times Union reports that the cause of death was suicide. » 2/21/15 12:08pm 2/21/15 12:08pm

Teenagers Are Not Very Good At Being Bread

Bread is lovely. It's soft, quiet and largely immobile. Teenagers, on the other hand, are packed with sturdy bones, boisterous and don't stay in any one spot for too long. They're pretty much the opposite of bread, and so they're not very good at playing I Am Bread. » 1/12/15 11:00am 1/12/15 11:00am

Grand Theft Auto Blamed For Failed Teen Firebombing

"They appear to have crossed the line from virtual reality to reality," said Police Chief Lou Pachec of the two teens who allegedly threw Molotov cocktails at an apartment building in Raynham, Massachusetts over the weekend. » 7/02/10 3:20pm 7/02/10 3:20pm

Chinese Internet Addicts Stage Daring Boot Camp Escape

A group of adolescents interred at an internet addiction boot camp rose up against their oppressors last week, restraining their supervisor and fleeing the facility to taste sweet, sweet freedom. At least until their parents sent them back. » 6/08/10 11:40am 6/08/10 11:40am

Poll: 80 Percent of Teens Have Game Console

A new poll by the Pew Research Center - you should know them, they're like the NPR of polls and stuff - finds that 80 percent of American kids between ages 12 and 17 have a game console, and more than half have a handheld. » 2/03/10 11:30pm 2/03/10 11:30pm

PopStar Guitar Adds More Early Teen Favorites

As much as I like to make fun of XS Games' PopStar Guitar for even existing, I can't shake the feeling that if I were 20 years younger or so I would really get a kick out of their track listing. They've just revealed five new original master recordings for the game, two from Fall Out Boy, one from Paramore, and two… » 10/16/08 12:20pm 10/16/08 12:20pm