30 Quotes Taken From the Megan Meier’s story

Parents, Neighbors, Police, Press, Blogosphere Included 
25 quotes from the people involved in the Megan Meier MySpace Suicide story and the media.

Megan, the 13-year-old daughter of Ron and Tina Meier, was the victim of harassment by “Josh”, a boy she’d met at popular social site, MySpace. Upset at his messages, she hung herself.

“Josh” was later found to be a hoax, the fictional creation of Curt and Lori Drew, neighbors who lived down the street from the Meier’s. “Josh” was created to by Lori Drew and her employee to monitor what Megan might be saying about the Drew’s daughter after the two girls had a fight.

“Megan Meier is a slut. Megan Meier is fat.”
–bulletin posted at MySpace by “Josh”

“Everybody in O’Fallon knows how you are. You are a bad person and
everybody hates you. Have a shitty rest of your life. The world would
be a better place without you.”
–Josh’s last message to Megan, according to Ron Meier’s best recollection

“They are all being so mean to me.”
–Megan Meier, to her mom, on the day of her death

“I grabbed her as she tried to go by,” Ron says. “She told me that some
kids were saying horrible stuff about her and she didn’t understand
why.”
–Ron Meier right about what happened right before Megan took her life.

“She did sit here in my living room and confess everything to me. She
told me that they had pulled an image of a boy off the Internet and
that they had created an account using the name of Josh Evans, and she
said she knew the last message that left her house that Monday when
Megan attempted her life was that, ‘The world would be a better place
without you”.
–an unnamed neighbor about how she learned Lori Drew was behind the hoax

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Megan Meier MySpace Suicide: 30 Memorable Quotes

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Megan Meier MySpace Suicide: 30 Memorable Quotes

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