Many young models are used in advertisements in a way that some people find alarming, but a girl made up to look much older selling perfume or cosmetics is very different from an underage girl modeling even the most modest swimsuit.
On the negative side, if an off-campus party is shut down, it will likely be by the police instead of school administrators, and the consequences could be far more severe for students in charge or underage students who are drinking.
Statistics posted by the Underage Drinking Enforcement Training Center (UDETC) show that underage drinkers made up more than 16% of alcohol sales in the United States in 2001.
In response to dangerous and repeated binge drinking and underage drinking situations on some campuses that have appeared on the list, administrators have taken dramatic actions to reduce drinking and partying among students.
Whether it's envy, greed, jealousy, or just plain meanness, some people will use the ease of photo manipulation to try and superimpose images of the underage star in provocative or blatantly sexual positions.