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Think it's bad that your SO is addicated to his games? Read this.

Posted by on May. 7, 2012 at 8:04 AM
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A 22-Year-Old Mother Kills Her Infant Son Because He Interrupted Her Farmville Game on Facebook



Alexandra V. Tobias is awaiting trial after pleading guilty to shaking her 3-month-old son to death. Can you believe that the Florida woman committed this senseless act of violence because her infant's cries were distracting her while she was playing Farmville on Facebook? How could this happen?

If there is any justice Alexandra V. Tobiaswill spend the rest of her life behind bars. The 22-year-old Jacksonville, Florida resident recently plead guilty to killing her 3-month-old son over an online game. She admits that Dylan Lee Edmonsonhad been crying for a while as she played the popular Facebook game Farmville.

Alexandra told police that when the infant wouldn't stop crying, last January, she stepped away from the game long enough to shake the boy, smoke a cigarette and then shake the boy again. The unfit mother suggested that little Dylan "may have hit his head during the shaking."

Disgusting. I can't stomach this kind of abuse. Considering that so many of my friends and family are struggling to conceive, it really enrages me that mothers can be so careless with the kids they were blessed to have.

So sad! This mother murdered her daughters with a sword

Dylan's death has been classified as second-degree murder, so if convicted, Alexandra faces the possibility of life in prison. The Farmville craze - it has more than 75 million users who earn virtual money by growing and harvesting crops - is becoming a big cause for concern because there are so many reports of players, like Alexandra, have become addicted to the game.

Experts warn that Charlie Sheen is psychologically damaging 
his daughters

Dr. Phil even featured a Farmville-addicted mother on his talk show in January. Playing Farmville online became an obsession for this woman. She admits to being on the computer playing from the moment she wakes up until late into the night, while her kids were eating microwaveable meals and living in filth.

If you find yourself spending way too much time taking care of your cyber crops, Dr. Phil suggests deleting the game to ensure that it doesn't become a bigger problem.

I'm going to share this story with every single one of my Facebook friends that like to boast about how well their corn crop and avocado harvests are doing. I suggest you do the same thing!

-Amy L. Harper

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Beautiful31mom
by on May. 7, 2012 at 8:06 AM

WOW! 

nautired
by on May. 7, 2012 at 8:08 AM
Insane so you'd rather make sure imaginary crops thrive while your son dies?
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echupko
by Elizabeth on May. 7, 2012 at 8:11 AM
Wow....sick
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myboysRmyhero
by on May. 7, 2012 at 8:11 AM
This is messed up!!! Now i will admit im addicted to the sims but when my son was 3 months old i never had time to play now that hes almost 4 i get to play and when he wants my atten i sure dont shake him he normaly ends up in my lap telling me what im doing wrong lol
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AjCeCeMom
by Ruby Member on May. 7, 2012 at 8:14 AM
1 mom liked this
People still play farmville?
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momoftwo0406
by Bronze Member on May. 7, 2012 at 8:14 AM
Wow it's sad people like this can have babies but some people that would be amazing parents can't. Hope she gets life
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LadyFreeRider
by on May. 7, 2012 at 8:15 AM
Wow. Just...wow.
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toopicky429
by Platinum Member on May. 7, 2012 at 8:16 AM
1 mom liked this
This happened in 2010.

Quoting AjCeCeMom:

People still play farmville?
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MyLittlePwny
by on May. 7, 2012 at 8:16 AM

This article is from October 2010 - hardly recent.

Quoting AjCeCeMom:

People still play farmville?



seraphimsong
by Silver Member on May. 7, 2012 at 8:17 AM
Holy crap. This is so sad :(
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