Social media has become an important part of our lives; we put everything from our eating habits to clothes on these sites to keep up with the latest trends. Sometimes, these posts might make you angry or other times make you laugh. Every reaction of yours will have an effect on the next person. Media has forced many people under such scrutiny to take desperate measures, here is a list ten people who died because of social media.
10. Obsession Leads Teen to Kill His Father
Children of a young age are easily susceptible to obsessive behavior, and when left to their own devices they can wreak havoc. HughstanSchlicker, a 15-year-old kid, killed his own father when he was banned from MySpace. However, in the father’s defense, this kid had been threatening to kill himself for weeks, it was not a bad decision.
9. The Californian Death List
A suspicious list of Columbian teen names appeared on Facebook; this list was called the death list. Four teenagers were killed off from this list before the parents of the rest fled from the area. The mysterious killings stopped immediately; this case is still unsolved.
8. Boyfriend Stabbed For Being on Facebook Too Much
Terri Marie Palmer, a 23-year-old girl, killed her boyfriend because he was not paying attention to her. She even mentioned this dismissive attitude on Facebook before stabbing Damon Searson, her boyfriend, in the heart with a bread knife.