Dad revokes daughter’s social media privileges due to her ‘irresponsible’ online behavior

A father took away his 19-year-old daughter’s smartphone after he discovered what she did in secret. But then, the father wondered if his punishment was too much and sought advice on Reddit’s “Am I the A******” forum. “I’d always considered my daughter to be smart and trusted her to explore different things on her own without intervention,” the father explained. “I was forced to reconsider this after my latest discovery. She filed her teeth down last year following some social media trend”. “We’d already shelled out thousands of dollars to get her braces and she completely trashed it with this stupid decision”. The teenager was dismissive of what she did when the parents confronted her. “After a long discussion, my wife and I decided to downgrade her phone to a very basic call/text (not a smartphone) and told her if she wanted to get a better phone from this point she’d have to buy it herself on her own plan”. Reddit users chimed in with their opinions. “She’s an adult with a job, she can buy her own phone,” one user said. “Punishment fits the crime,” someone wrote