James Lipton Begs You Not to Sext
Sexting is on the rise, but Lipton asks you to 'give it a ponder' first
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 4, 2009 9:45 AM CST

(Newser) – Teen sexting is on the rise—and just in time, James Lipton is here to assess the threat and give naive picture swappers everywhere some sage advice. A new survey by MTV and the AP shows that nearly one-third of youths have sent or received nude photos, Wired reports. To address the disturbing trend, Lipton—of Inside the Actor’s Studio fame—recorded a helpful PSA campaign, sponsored by LG. Just as disturbing, or inexplicable, is that Lipton has a removable beard in the spots, notes The Frisky. Check it out.