The dating website Ashley Madison was recently hacked, affecting the personal information of as many as 33 million registered users seeking affairs. Clearly there are a lot of people who are using the Internet to be unfaithful. Does that mean our opinions about infidelity have changed?
"My brother is dating my best friend. About 3 years into the relationship, she cheated on him once with a work friend. She was traumatized by her act and racked with guilt because she became a "bad person." Even after coming clean, she was depressed and I know she had trouble thinking she wasn't good enough anymore. This tolerance of indiscretions is a departure from shame culture which I think is healthier for everyone involved. 2yrs later, those two are now engaged," writes Mia Culpa.
"My husband of 10+ years has fallen in love with a woman from Europe via facebook. They are making plans to meet. Hes in mid-60s and she is 38 with 3 small children. Its as devastating to a marriage as out right in your face cheating," writes Rita.
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