Yesterday we introduced you to the “Mother of the Year” who saw her son rioting and started to smack some sense into him — quite literally — which, of course, went viral. It was one of the most passionate displays of emotion we’ve seen, rivaling Ray Lewis’s plea.
Even the Baltimore Police Commissioner saw the video and said, “I wish I had more parents who took charge of their kids tonight.” Good point — though moms are great, dads are important, too.
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This part of the segment was particularly poignant:
You will not be throwing rocks and stones at police officers! At some point, who’s to say that they don’t have to come and protect me from something? And they may not want to, knowing what you bring onto them.
Dang. Sounds like she gets it. Hopefully it never comes to that.
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