Topic: child abuse

Moron Gives Baby Weed, Posts Video To Vine, Is Hopefully Being Arrested Right Now

Moron Gives Baby Weed, Posts Video To Vine, Is Hopefully Being Arrested Right Now

Some idiot took a video of a baby being given what looks like a blunt – marijuana wrapped in tobacco papers. The video is disturbing, and is just the kind of thing people like to share, so that’s exactly what happened. Someone reposted the Vine, and proceeded to receive the wrath of the Internet. I don’t think the reposter should be getting any flack for this – but there’s got to be a way to find this idiot, isn’t there? More »

Not Wanting Your Kid To Join A Gang Is Great, But Beating Them And Putting The Video On Facebook Isn’t

Not Wanting Your Kid To Join A Gang Is Great, But Beating Them And Putting The Video On Facebook Isn't

I think a lot of parents with young kids worry about them getting involved in gangs, and want to scare them into staying away from them. But this is so not the way to do it, and this makes me think we have a lot of parents out there now who think using their “tough love” disciplinary methods and posting the videos online will get them their own sort of fame and notoriety. Did these people just not realize what they were doing was grotesquely wrong and also a crime? It scares me to think of how they were treating this child when they weren’t filming him. More »

Horrifying du Pont Heir Case Proves The Affluenza Defense Works For Baby Rapists, Too

Horrifying du Pont Heir Case Proves The Affluenza Defense Works For Baby Rapists, Too

Hope you had a great weekend, because I am about to destroy your faith in everything – and probably send you back to bed. A wealthy Du Pont heir was sentenced to probation for raping his three-year-old daughter, because the judge thinks he “will not fare well” in prison. Since when do we care about that? The guy isn’t old or dying – he’s a child rapist. More »

Mom Slips 6-Year-Old Adderall As An ‘Experiment’

Mom Slips 6-Year-Old Adderall As An 'Experiment'

I’m probably having an even harder time understanding this than most people would. I’m one of those moms that gets paranoid whenever she gives her child medication. I check the dosage instructions about 40 times and keep a time log so I don’t forget the last dose. The thought of slipping medication into my young child’s yogurt and then sending him to school makes me twitch. More »