Headline Reaction: Um, Pardon?

Via ABC News:  Parents Forget Child, 3, at Chuck E Cheese, Find Out on Evening News

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  1. Ron Beasley says:

    I was forced on occasion to take my children to Chuck E Cheese and after an hour or so there never wanted to see another child again. I never forgot one of them but was tempted on more than once.

  2. Andy says:

    What, you’ve never misplaced a child?

  3. rodney dill says:

    We’re goin’ to the zoo zoo zoo, lose a kid or two, two, too.

  4. Dave Schuler says:

    I think there should be some irony quotes in that headline somewhere.