This person is so ignorant I almost didn't believe this was real, but I found the story all over the internet including the New York Times. Beware, this story will make you mad.
The Huffington Post
By Meredith Bennett-Smith
A disturbing letter targeting a teen with autism has shaken the boy's family and rallied the local community to their defense.
The anonymous note was sent to 13-year-old Max's grandmother's house in Newcastle, Ontario,
on Friday. Signed, "One pissed off mother," the letter refers to Max as
a neighborhood "nuisance," "retarded" and a "dreadful" noise polluter. A
photo of the letter was tweeted over the weekend by YouTube stars Lennon and Maisy, who identify themselves as family friends.
"Personally, they should take whatever non retarded [sic] body parts
he possesses and donate it to science. What the hell else good is he to
anyone!!!" the letter reads. "Do the right thing and move or euthanize
him!! Either way we are ALL better off!!!"
"The more you go on, the worse it gets," Begley told CityNews. "Who says that about a child?"
Worried for their safety, the family told CityNews that the police
have been contacted, and they would like to press charges if possible.
In the meantime, however, the neighborhood has rallied around Max,
making a special effort to make him feel welcome in the community,
On Monday, Yahoo Canada News reported that police are investigating the letter. Spokeswoman Jodi MacLean told the news outlet that law enforcement is taking the threat "seriously."
The original Twitter posting
about the note had been retweeted over 3,600 times as of Monday
afternoon, with people calling the letter "a shame," "evil" and
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