Show Notes for Thursday, August 20, 2020


Dear John,

I pay through my teeth for child support for my kids and it leaves me very thin at times. My oldest daughter stayed with me last week and we were instructed to not pick up school supplies. Fine, OK, no mention of a backpack needed. But now I’m being asked by my daughter's mom to pick out a backpack. Now, yeah it could be a special trip and take my daughter shopping let her pick her own out maybe $20-$40 for a nice one. But, am I wrong to tell her mom that she receives a hefty amount of child support a month from me and that’s what those funds are for. Should I just buy the backpack and not start an argument, or should I say something about this? Merely asking opinions, not looking to start a riot or anything.

Signed – BackpackDaddy

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An intoxicated Florida man allegedly spat on a child’s face and told the boy “You now have Coronavirus.” The disturbing encounter took place last Sunday night at Ricky T’s restaurant in Treasure Island. 47-year-old Jason Copenhaver first told the boy to take his mask off at the eatery and asked if he could shake his hand. Copenhaver then grabbed the boy’s arm and put his face next to the child’s, telling the boy he now had the Coronavirus. The man later tried to hit an employee twice, but the worker grabbed Copenhaver and escorted him outside until cops arrive. Copenhaver was charged with simple battery and disorderly conduct. Police said he told them he didn’t know if he had Coronavirus and has never been tested. (


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At a store in Florida a man entered after hours and carefully dismantled its surveillance camera so that he could not be recorded burglarizing the business. However, he apparently did not notice the other three cameras.

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Several guests at Walt Disney World's Wilderness Lodge have taken to social media after a vehicle drove down the stairs near the front lobby of the resort last Thursday. Chris, a guest who had just finished breakfast, posted two images of the vehicle. One Twitter user said that the driver “decided to drive down the stairs at Wilderness Lodge.” However, we do not have confirmed what has exactly happened yet. A video of the incident was even posted onto the Walt Disney World passholder page on Facebook, where thousands of shocked comments flooded in. The Twitter User told FOX 35 in a private message that “I am staying at the Grand Floridian. I was over at Wilderness Lodge for breakfast and came upon this scene.” She also confirmed that a tow truck had to come to move the vehicle. (

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