Friends Are the New Lovers

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript
Friends are the New Lovers

Do young people take relationships too seriously? hide caption

itoggle caption

Youth Radio's Jennifer Marshall, 19, says that because young people are so fearful of committment, boyfriends and girlfriends have been replaced by "friends with benefits."



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.