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Survey: Social networking fast-track to sex

KABC-TV covers Los Angeles and Southern California.

January 25, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
Does social networking jumpstart your sex life? Four out of five women and three out of five men say they believe texting, Facebook and other forms of social networking lead new couples into bed faster.A new survey by Shape and Men's Fitness magazines found that texting is the number-one way lovers stay in touch.

Women text 150 percent more than use the phone. Men text 39 percent more.

Even in the heat of passion, 5 percent of people say they glance to see who is calling or texting during sex. One percent say they actually stop to answer.