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Old 10-21-2013, 01:14 PM
 
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Default children die in house fire, aunt worried about food stamp card

Children Die In A Memphis House Fire, Aunt Concerned About Food Stamp Card

Screw my nieces and nephews, I want my food stamp card!
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Old 10-21-2013, 01:20 PM
 
Location: Barrington
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Hope Memphis throws the book at the mother for leaving toddlers home alone to " drive some dude home".
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Old 10-21-2013, 01:50 PM
 
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God forbid the EBT card melts in the fire...

Pathetic.
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Old 10-21-2013, 02:21 PM
 
Location: NoVA
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The fireman was more upset than the aunt. My favorite part was that she wouldn't do anything different, knowing what she now knows. That mother better be charged with neglect - why in the h*ll did they both need to go drop off the grass cutting dude.
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Old 10-21-2013, 02:33 PM
 
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There seem to be only two people who are screwed up in the head. Unfortunately, they were the ones
responsible for these two toddlers. The aunt wouldn't do anything differently??!!

Strangers care more for the welfare of those two boys than their own flesh and blood. The fireman was
obviously distraught. Such a sad story.
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Old 10-21-2013, 03:14 PM
 
Location: Camberville
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There is an average level of intelligence - these people are a few standard deviations below, with either some mental illness or lack of awareness to boot. Unfortunately, these are the types of people in generational poverty, lacking the capability to better themselves and lacking the foresight to not keep having children they can't afford or take care of.

My heart breaks for these kids, and the poor firefighters who had to not only uncover their bodies, but also deal with these looneytunes.
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Old 10-21-2013, 04:10 PM
 
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omg, she said she has no regrets about leaving the kids while she dropped off some dude? Worse she was laughing as she said..

"I really need to get in there and see if my purse burnt up pssft <laugh> cause I have my food stamp card and everything in there"

Wow, just wow.
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Old 10-21-2013, 04:33 PM
 
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will crime stoppers reward them now?
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Old 10-21-2013, 04:34 PM
 
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This is who our money is supporting. She seems so deserving of my hard earned money and yours too, doesn't she?
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Old 10-21-2013, 04:35 PM
 
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Default Just pitiful!

And both should be arrested for those precious children's death.
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