Karmic updates via
Prepare for Love!

Is your love life on track today, or will you hit a rough patch? Read today's love horoscope to make sure you're prepared!

Don't Gamble On This Mom's Lawsuit Against Chuck E. Cheese's

Weekend Love Horoscopes

Fall Love Horoscopes

Find out if you'll warm up to a
new romance this autumn! More »

Karen A Kay's Blog

Karen A Kay
6

Don't Gamble On This Mom's Lawsuit Against Chuck E. Cheese's

Tue, 05/17/2011 - 05:02 pm PST by Karen A Kay

You've got to know when to hold ‘em, when to fold ‘em and when to walk away -- especially if you’re a 5-year-old kid being tempted into a lifetime gambling addiction by a giant buck-toothed mouse.

What?! Yeah, a mom in California is suing Chuck E. Cheese's because she thinks kids who patronize the pizza joint are at risk of developing serious gambling habits.

This, she says, is because the restaurant’s entertainment centers offer games for children that she believes are actually illegal gambling devices. To stop them, she’s filed a $5 million lawsuit against the pizza chain.

According to Time NewsFeed, Chuck E. Cheese's lawyers have asked that the lawsuit be thrown out on the grounds that the games are legal and the California legislature never intended to make operating a children's arcade game a criminal act.

Hmmmmm. Personally, I think these kids are more at risk of a lifetime addiction to pizza than gambling. But what do you think?

Should this mad mom win her $5 million lawsuit against Chuck E. Cheese?

Comments

Add in Your Comment!

 

6 Comments to "Don't Gamble On This Mom's Lawsuit Against Chuck E. Cheese's"
The profile picture for Gypsy.
Gypsy says:
Thu, 06/02/2011 - 14:44

Again I say simply :
WHO'S THE PARENT ??
TEACH. STOP feeding garbage. DON'T allow others to break your rules of NO CHUCKIES. STOP looking for a quick way to Fame - Money - Sympathy.
Really people - - -
You know those young adults & older children that drive you crazy, that everyone bit*hes and moans about saying " what is the world coming to?" or " I just don't understand why they are this way nowadays?"
Well.......People like THIS raised them !
Go back to the ways of Grandma & Grandpa. Get some structure - have some backbone - have some good solid family values !
Anyone else agree ????

I may end up with a giant disabling case of -------------------=== OMG - TISSYI === ---
OMG - This is So Stupid You Idiot Syndrome

Common Sense - given for free by the wisdom of our elders!
~Gypsy~

The profile picture for Kristy Farnsworth.
Kristy Farnsworth says:
Tue, 05/31/2011 - 16:53

why is it this mother wants to take the fun out of being a kid and you know that chuckie cheese is not the only place where u can enjoy a good pizza and play fun games and win some pretty cool prizes. anyways i think someones mom needs a better hobby and not spend so much time messing with the fun things in life>>>
Poor child, his life has just begun and she is sucking the fun right out of it !

The profile picture for Edwin.
Edwin says:
Sat, 05/28/2011 - 10:59

I'd be more worried about the pizza ingredients.

The profile picture for Mike.
Mike says:
Wed, 05/25/2011 - 06:18

Yes, I cannot trust any company with a rat on the logo.

The profile picture for Kristi Tuso.
Kristi Tuso says:
Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:41

Before we look at the possibility of a 5 year old becoming an addict, can we look at the "mom" that took the child to Chuck E. Cheese and finance the "games"....

The profile picture for Colleen.
Colleen says:
Thu, 05/19/2011 - 09:11

Sick...this mother is a sick individual. Its a shame the abuse of time that must be used by this womans frivolous lawsuite. Colleen In NY

 
Blogger Beats
Celebrity Blogger

Sep 11, 2014

Something to Believe In

By Maria DeSimone

It's rough out there. Life can sometimes overwhelm even the most buoyant, resilient soul among us. Even if you're not going through a personal crisiscontinued »

Staff Blogger

We hear a lot about Sun signs in Astrology, but do you know how much the Moon also affects you? Changing signs every two and a quarter days, the Moon is the fastest moving astrological “planet.” The Moon represents our emotions ... continued »

by Simone Butler

While the game of love can be fun, differences between horoscope signs can lead to an ultimate downfall. What may be perfectly acceptable to one sign could be a dealbreaker for another. Some things are universally horrible: addictions, psychosis, abuse ... but let's go beyond those widely-known unacceptable behaviors ... continued »

Love planet Venus moves into the practical sign of Virgo on Sept. 5, 2014, significantly changing the tone of romance. We'll move away from the playful Leo energy we've seen recently ... continued »

Mercury, the communication planet, should be feeling comfortable when it moves into the sociable air sign of Libra on Tuesday, Sept. 2. Bright-eyed Mercury sees both sides of any question in this fair-minded sign. Thinking benefits from refined clarity and communication skills with this air element, inviting new connections.  ... continued »

by Stephanie Dempsey

Love it or hate it, it's almost time to head back to school -- and some horoscope signs definitely love it or hate it more than others. For example, signs like Capricorn love to work hard and embrace school as an opportunity to shine, while signs such as Taurus would rather be at home relaxing.  ... continued »

More for today

Get more insight into your day!

Horoscope
Horoscope
Tarot
Tarot
Number
Number
Hexagram
Hexagram