What kind of kid is capable of such an atrocity against a parent? What kind of a situation would lead to such a violent end? Looking beyond society's most alarming trend reveals society's most alarming undercurrent: These are neglected and abused children whose options are limited--children who honestly think they have no other way out.<snipped> http://www.psychologytoday.com/articles/200910/why-kids-kill-parents The above article is from Psychology Today. This one is skeery! Are you afraid of any of your kids?