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Video Game Obsessed Mom Neglects Kids, Starves Dogs

In wild card on December 30, 2010 at 10:39 am


A 33-year-old Englishwoman was given a suspended sentence after admitting her obsession with a popular online game called “Small Worlds” kept her from caring for her three children, aged 9, 10, and 13, and two dogs.

The kids continued to attend school but had been reduced to eating cold beans straight from the can – because she had stopped buying food that had to be cooked.

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