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June 1st, 2009, 09:37 AM
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First of all, a dead baby is not funny in anyway.

I have had more than one person tell me off color jokes about a dead baby since I had Dominic. One being my SISTER, someone who HELD and CRIED over my baby boy.

Do people really think that is funny? Do people really think that I (out of all people) would think it was funny? And then ask me what is wrong when I turn around and walk away so I don't knock them the f*** out?

People that know me know I am a straight up B****. I am nice, but I don't let things escape past me. Do you really expect me not to be nasty after saying something like that to me?

Thanks for letting me vent.
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June 1st, 2009, 09:43 AM
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Yeah, dead baby jokes are as bad as Holocaust jokes. Or Rwandan genocide jokes. Or rape jokes.

Why do people tell these jokes?
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June 1st, 2009, 09:56 AM
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its sick pure and simple have people no shame!
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June 1st, 2009, 12:54 PM
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I haven't ever heard a dead baby joke, but I've heard all the others that Rebecca mentioned and I think they're all sick. People finding humor in another person's pain ISN'T FUNNY!

I'm sorry LeAnn.
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June 1st, 2009, 02:06 PM
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That makes me want to retch. Knock em out! Or let me do it?!
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June 1st, 2009, 06:54 PM
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Wha???? Not funny. I mean... maybe I'll find something amusing in my own circumstance, but that's up to ME, not them! I'm so sorry you're dealing with this!
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June 1st, 2009, 06:58 PM
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Oh, how aggravating! I have steel toed boots, want me to kick em in the shins?
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