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Published:January 18th, 2009 16:24 EST
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Mom Unplugs Video Game: Slacker Son Hurls Taco At Her

By Robert Paul Reyes

"Authorities say a central Florida 19-year-old threw a taco at his mother for unplugging his video game system.

According to the Volusia County Sheriff`s Office, 54-year-old Dena Moir told her son, Zachary, several times to come downstairs for dinner. When he didn`t respond, she went upstairs and unplugged his Xbox. She told deputies her son pushed her, called her names and ordered her out of his room.

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Zachary later went to the kitchen and threw his taco in his mother`s face."

Family disputes are sometimes petty and violent, but they rarely make the news. I never physically assaulted my mother, but I did have some arguments with her that I`m glad never saw the light of day.

But tens of thousands of people will read about Zachary`s taco-hurling incident. Zachary is a 19-year-old slacker who still lives with his mom, and evidently spends most of his time playing video games. Instead of being grateful that his mother makes dinner for a loser like him, he pushes her and throws a taco at her.

The creep is being held without bail in jail, and I`m sure the prisoners are playing Drop the Chalupa with him.