Regarding Texting on Shabbat.
What will they
Think of Next?
«... it might mean that Orthodoxy has become more tolerant of non-observance in its ranks as much as it might mean that there is increasing non-observance in its ranks. In other words, there may or may not be a greater attrition rate from Orthodox observance, but even those people who give up observance are increasingly likely to remain within the Orthodox orbit..»For example, I've witnessed many many Orthos not fasting on the "Minor Fasts".
On The Contrary: Half Shabbos, Big-Tent Orthodoxy, Texting, and eBooks