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Old 08-09-2017, 08:07 PM
 
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Sinead O'Connor emotionally pleaded for help from her family and opened up about her mental illness in a Facebook video posted from a New Jersey motel she had been living in.

The video is the latest public glimpse of the singer's ongoing struggle with mental health problems.

Sinead O'Connor pleads for help, says she's living in motel - ABC News
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Old 08-10-2017, 05:59 AM
 
Location: Sugarland
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Sinead O'Connor emotionally pleaded for help from her family and opened up about her mental illness in a Facebook video posted from a New Jersey motel she had been living in.

The video is the latest public glimpse of the singer's ongoing struggle with mental health problems.

Sinead O'Connor pleads for help, says she's living in motel - ABC News
"O'Connor lamented what she described is a lack of support from loved ones, saying that "strangers on Facebook" are kinder to her than her own family. She asked her adult children and their fathers to make an effort to bring her home to Ireland."

I feel bad for her. What does she need to get to Ireland? Is it just a matter of money?
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Old 08-10-2017, 07:07 AM
 
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Two things standout to me.
1) Is she telling the truth about her family not caring or helping???

2)If #1 is true then that should tell everyone something.
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Old 08-10-2017, 11:13 AM
 
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Why is she living in a motel in New Jersey? Why isn't she in Ireland and why won't Ireland help one of their own?
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Old 08-10-2017, 11:58 AM
 
Location: Central Florida
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"O'Connor lamented what she described is a lack of support from loved ones, saying that "strangers on Facebook" are kinder to her than her own family. She asked her adult children and their fathers to make an effort to bring her home to Ireland."

I feel bad for her. What does she need to get to Ireland? Is it just a matter of money?
I am sure there are two sides to this story. She has been quite controversial over the years. Wonder what precipitated her own family not helping her.
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Old 08-10-2017, 02:43 PM
 
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She has been quite controversial over the years. Wonder what precipitated her own family not helping her.
Being a controversial wacko all these years. Nobody wants to get near her.
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Old 08-10-2017, 03:07 PM
 
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Being a controversial wacko all these years. Nobody wants to get near her.
Well didn't want to go there, but since door has been opened..


Remember Sinead O'Connor from back in the 1980's with her hit "Nothing Compares To You"... May even still have the CD somewhere. But quite frankly not long after that the woman went off the deep end (destroying an image of the Pope and so forth), and mostly is known since for her outbursts or whatever.


At some point you don't know if the woman truly has issues, and or is just seeking attention for publicity sake.
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Old 08-10-2017, 03:11 PM
 
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Beautiful voice. People everywhere have some of the same issues and problems that others do.
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Old 08-10-2017, 03:48 PM
 
Location: Sugarland
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Being a controversial wacko all these years. Nobody wants to get near her.
Well even if she's crazy and controversial, I'm sure she still has some fans. She could just set up a GoFundMe account if she needs money and people will donate.
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Old 08-10-2017, 04:32 PM
 
Location: Brooklyn,NY
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Shes been getting a lot of contact from fans, last report is shes had some visitors. Im curious how she wound up in that area of NJ though.

I have a feeling she will get through this.
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