Published on October 9, 2011


Teenage girl that's been grounded and had all her social media devices taken away, suggests sex as a way to pass the time


My mom grounded me and took my iPod, laptop and phone. Wanna come fool around?


This Nick Galifianakis cartoon was originally published on October 9, 2011 for the feature Carolyn Hax: Tell Me About It in The Washington Post and other syndicated newspapers. The illustration deals with backfired, counterproductive, grounding, texting, social media, gadgets, online, connected, socializing, sex, abstinence, sex-ed, hormones, nothing better to do, idle time, getting into trouble, misbehaving, teenagers, teens, virginity, first time and not the desired outcome.

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