and threw herself in front of the train, to her death. The night before she had tweeted, I cant, im done, I give up."
NYT: "By the time her friends began to congregate in the hospital waiting room, posting messages on Twitter and Facebook
in what would become a flurry of online speculation about her death,
most had pinpointed a cause: Felicia had been bullied, they said,
tormented by football players on Tottenville’s undefeated team. Some
said she was teased because she had piercings and lived in foster care.
Others said players had spread sexual boasts about her over the
weekend, after Tottenville’s 16-8 victory over Port Richmond High
Thursday, October 25, 2012
Another Horror (Bullying) Story
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