Texting and MMS

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    February 2, 2011

    Brett Favre is the most hated quarterback in the NFL

    A competition Favre probably didn't want to win.​The Hollywood Reporter hits the streets tomorrow, and with it comes the results of a nationwide poll showing Brett Favre is the most hated quarterback in the NFL. Surprised?

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    January 19, 2011

    Brett Favre denies meeting Stephanie Dusenberry

    Dusenberry has some high-powered legal help.​Brett Favre claims he's never met Stephanie Dusenberry, the Eden Prairie massage therapist who claims the now-retired quarterback sent her lewd text messages in September. The Eden Prairie police say they have no record of a report that Dusenberry ... More >>

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    January 18, 2011

    TextMyFood lets diners text their servers

    TextMyFoodA TextMyFood servers' instruction screen shows customers' text messages​Ready for the check but can't find your server? Don't fret. Just send a text! A company in Massachusetts is offering a new device called TextMyFood that allows customers to communicate to their servers through text ... More >>

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    January 12, 2011

    Brandi Favre, Brett's sister, arrested in meth bust

    Brett Favre's younger sister, Brandi, has been arrested in a meth bust.​More trouble in the Favre family. Brandi Favre, Brett's younger sister, has been arrested in Mississippi after police moved in on a meth lab. Hancock County narcotics agents say they watched a drug buy at a gas station in ... More >>

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    January 4, 2011

    Favre Sexual Harassment Court Papers: Just the good parts

    Brett Favre retires, and gets sued the next day.​In the summer of 2008, two Long Island massage therapists scored a payday: They landed another season of work at the New York Jets training camp. It must have seemed like a dream job at the time, working on the beat-up gladiator bodies of NFL stars ... More >>

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    December 29, 2010

    Joseph Conway, Jenn Sterger's lawyer: NFL's Favre decision "an affront to all females"

    Brett Favre got a slap on the wrist.​Joseph R. Conway, Jenn Sterger's lawyer in the Brett Favre sexting scandal, says his client showed NFL investigators ample proof that the quarterback sent her lewd photos. He also says the $50,000 fine the league levied on Favre today was nothing more than ... More >>

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    December 15, 2010

    Brett Favre's "honor" ruined: Comment of the day

    Favre has admitted sending messages to Jenn Sterger, but not pictures.​Brett Favre's record-breaking streak for regular season starts, 297, ended as the Vikings took the field Monday night in Detroit. We noted that whatever anyone thinks of his off-field problems -- and we've written about t ... More >>

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    December 7, 2010

    Jenn Sterger threatens to "go public" on Brett Favre

    More evidence?​Jenn Sterger's manager says that unless the National Football League punishes Brett Favre over the sexting scandal involving the former Jets sideline host, she'll "go public." Phil Reese tells TMZ that the evidence Sterger handed over to NFL investigators a few weeks ago "prov ... More >>

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    December 3, 2010

    Brett Favre's junk was worth $12,000 [VIDEO]

    A worthwhile investment?​We've long known that Deadspin paid an anonymous source for the cock shots and sexts it said Brett Favre sent to Jenn Sterger, just like it pays for other news. But until today we didn't know how much Favre's junk was worth. Now we do.

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    November 24, 2010

    Brett Favre and Jenn Sterger: No cash settlement

    Their lawyers say no money changed hands.​The NFL's geek squad is still obsessing over whether Brett Favre sent unwanted cock shots to Jenn Sterger's cell phone. And now Favre's agent and Sterger's manager are trading accusations about whether Favre wanted to buy Sterger's silence as the stor ... More >>

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    November 12, 2010

    Jenn Sterger goes deep with NFL on Brett Favre [UPDATE]

    The former Jets sideline host huddled with NFL security officials.​Just as Brett Favre seems to be getting back in the groove, the story about his itchy cell phone thumb is back in play. Jenn Sterger spent three hours yesterday with NFL security officials, going into detail about Favre's alle ... More >>

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    November 10, 2010
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    November 9, 2010

    Conan O'Brien returns with Brett Favre's penis [VIDEO]

    Coco's back, with Brett Favre for a prop.​The Brett Favre crotch shot saga just keeps spreading. Last night, Conan O'Brien couldn't resist getting in his 2 cents during the debut of his new TBS show, "Conan." Having emerged from the ashes of NBC's epic screw-over, first with a summer tour and ... More >>

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    November 1, 2010

    Jenn Sterger readies legal blitz on Brett Favre?

    Another headache for the gunslinger​Brett Favre took a pretty hard hit on Sunday against the Patriots, to the tune of eight stitches to go along with a 28-18 loss for the Vikings. Now it sounds like he's about to get blitzed by former Jets sideline host Jenn Sterger over the penis pictures he ... More >>

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    October 29, 2010

    Jenn Sterger's Versus show canceled over limp ratings

    Jenn Sterger couldn't draw enough eyeballs.​Brett Favre's still got his job as quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings -- at least for now. But Jenn Sterger just got pink-slipped. The Versus cable network has canceled her "Daily Line" show. Limp ratings, the network told the AP. Nothing persona ... More >>

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    October 22, 2010

    Brett Favre 'We Want Some Pussy' video surfaces

    Screen grab via RadarOnline.comBrett Favre: "We want some pussy!"​With the NFL looking into Brett Favre's alleged sexting, and his wife, Deanna, going on TV to say that faith is the only thing keeping her together, this new video can't be welcome news. It shows a boozing 23-year-old Favre in ... More >>

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    October 20, 2010

    Jenn Sterger lawyers up [UPDATE]

    Jenn Sterger just wants to talk with a lawyer.​She hasn't talked to the National Football League yet about those alleged photo sext messages from Brett Favre, but former Jets sideline host Jenn Sterger is talking to a lawyer. The Pioneer Press reports that Sterger has retained the services of ... More >>

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    October 20, 2010

    Aaron Biber sentenced for raping teenage boy

    Aaron Biber learns his fate.​Aaron Biber was once a high-flying Twin Cities attorney with Gray Plant Mooty. He was treasurer of the state bar association. He had a fine home in Shorewood. But he befriended a neighborhood boy, sexted the teenager pictures of his erect penis, got him drunk and ... More >>

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    October 18, 2010

    Bill Maher on Brett Favre: Pee-pee wrong stalking [VIDEO]

    Bill Maher links Brett Favre's woes to pathetic white males.​HBO comedian Bill Maher has jumped on Brett Favre's alleged sexting woes, and turned the personal political by dragging Michele Bachmann and Sarah Palin into the mess. First he reminded his Real Time viewers about the Deadspin sto ... More >>

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    October 18, 2010

    Brett Favre's Wrangler ads cut from NFL broadcasts

    Brett Favre's still in hreavy rotation on the Wrangler homepage.​It looked like Wrangler was sticking with Brett Favre in the immediate wake of the Jenn Sterger sexting allegations, but that's changed. Citing an outfit called Front Row Analytics, CNBC says that no Favre Wrangler ads, featurin ... More >>

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    October 15, 2010

    Gregory Favre disavows cousin Brett's penis

    Brett and Gregory Favre: Cousins.​Anyone with an awkward relative can surely relate to the predicament of Gregory Favre: His cousin Brett, the famous quarterback, is under investigation for allegedly sending a woman unwanted photos of his junk. How's that for a family reunion show stopper?

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    October 14, 2010

    Charles Barkley says Brett Favre "handled himself perfectly"

    Charles Barkley, Freudian slip Hall of Famer.​We know that Charles Barkley doesn't think he's role model. He's blown millions of dollars gambling, after all. He's a convicted drunk driver. He's spat at fans. So the NBA Hall of Famer is just the guy you want riding to Brett Favre's rescue. Th ... More >>

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    October 14, 2010

    Favre's penis can't catch a break [VIDEO]

    Brett Favre takes one in the nuts.​Bad enough that Brett Favre's little quarterback has become front page news all over the country thanks to the sexting allegations from Deadspin. Now he's really taken a hit in the nuts. Literally. This guy's penis just can't catch a break -- or a ball. And ... More >>

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    October 14, 2010

    Stephen Colbert on Brett Favre's jock [VIDEO]

    Colbert reminds us there's no hard evidence against Favre.​Stephen Colbert rolled Brett Favre's crotch, ankle and Crocs into one big happy package with a turtle last night. Who knew sexting stories and reptiles could be so much fun?

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    October 13, 2010

    Brett Favre's still bad to the bone for Wrangler

    Nothing's coming between Brett Favre and his Wranglers, yet.​It's going to be hard looking at those Brett Favre Wrangler ads anymore without rolling the eyes as "Bad To The Bone" plays in the background. But so far, Wrangler's keeping Favre at the center of its ad strategy despite the sextin ... More >>

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    October 11, 2010

    Favre sexting on Monday Night Football

    Brett Favre's sexting allegation isn't going away.​If there was any questions left whether the Brett Favre sexting allegations are a legitimate new story, they were answer tonight when Monday Night Football devoted over a minute to discussing the issue prior to the kickoff of the Vikings game agai ... More >>

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    September 27, 2010

    Kenneth Kratz will resign as the sexting DA

    Kenneth Kratz the sexting DA says he's going to resign.​Kenneth Kratz, his long career as district attorney career in a shambles after admitting to sexting a domestic abuse victim, has apparently bowed to the inevitable. His attorney says he will resign. The news may spare Kratz what surely w ... More >>

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    September 23, 2010

    Kenneth Kratz's days as the sexting DA are numbered

    Jim Doyle wants DA Kenneth Kratz, above, removed from office.​If Gov. Jim Doyle has his way, Calumet County District Attorney Kenneth Kratz's days of sexting young women are over. On Wednesday, he started the official process for removing Kratz from office, and he wants it to "get going, and g ... More >>

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    September 20, 2010

    Ken Kratz takes medical leave after sexting suspect's girlfriend

    Ken Kratz made a boneheaded move.​Calumet County District Attorney Ken Kratz realizes he's a very sick man. So sick, in fact, that he needs to take an indefinite medical leave in the wake of revelations that he sexted the "tall, young, hot nymph" girlfriend of a man he was prosecuting for ne ... More >>

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    September 15, 2010

    Kenneth Kratz sexts victim while prosecuting her boyfriend

    Photo by Ken BanksA sexting a day keeps the district attorney away.​Last year, Calumet County, Wisc., DA Kenneth Kratz was supposed to be prosecuting 26-year-old Stephanie Van Groll's boyfriend for nearly strangling her to death. But he also managed to find time to bombard her with text mess ... More >>

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    April 6, 2010

    Maria Kremper sentenced for flashing via text

    Maria Kremper​Must have seemed like a good idea at the time: Maria Elena Kremper sent a picture of her naked breasts to a teen guy she worked with at Teal's Market up in Cass Lake. It was one among 1,600 "sexting" messages they exchanged. But that was before Kremper's husband looked through h ... More >>

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    March 25, 2010

    Debra Hilstrom wants text messaging added to Minnesota's anti-stalking law

    The bill goes before a House public safety committee today.

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    December 4, 2009

    Sexting study finds nude images shared out of boredom, humor

    MTV and AP collaborate on a study that paints an updated picture of how young people overshare online.

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    November 19, 2009

    Girl: Can't remember sexual contact with coach

    A criminal sexual conduct case involving a girls basketball coach and one of her players is hardly a slam dunk.

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    October 7, 2009
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    September 14, 2009

    Students can now send tattle texts to help report gun threats

    The Minneapolis School District along with local law enforcement agencies is officially launching an anonymous tip line for youth that is run via text message to help prevent violence in schools.

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    August 25, 2009

    Striking texting-while-driving PSA could change your bad habit

    The PSA is aimed at younger teen drivers, but the frightening message comes across to anyone.

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    August 6, 2009

    Texting 911? Minnesota working on upgrade this fall

    In the next two years, people in need of emergency help won't even need to call 911 to get responders at their door.