Bockas wears all of it with a mix of casual bravado and adolescent pride. You want to stand up for yourself,” Bockas said of the brawls.
Hard-core punk at center To its defenders, Straight Edge is a mostly positive movement centered on the hard-core punk music scene, an outlet for creative, sometimes shy kids who are resisting the glorification of drugs and alcohol.
Bockas concedes that Straight Edge punk concerts in Ogden and Salt Lake City often involve brawls, including one in February where Bockas broke his nose.
The clean-cut blond remembers wandering dazed into a bathroom and cracking the bone back into place through a stream of blood and pain.
But Straight Edge also has been linked to domestic terror groups by the FBI and is labeled a gang by police in Utah.
Technically, cybersex is defined as sexually motivated behavior involving the Internet.