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Why Don't Black Men Pay Their Child Support and Take Care of their kids?




Tampa, FL November 13, 2010

Black man offers tears, excuses, but no child support

Elijah Dukes sat in front of a Hillsborough judge Wednesday and struggled yet again to explain why he has failed to make child support payments. This time, he broke down in tears.

He owes ex-wife NiShea Gilbert $74,000 in child support and alimony. And court records show that as of September, he owed $35,000 to Carla D. Bryant and $34,000 to Porcia Reneal Daniels, also mothers of his children.

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Tall_Dark_Aries
Tall_Dar...

Male, 43, Chicago, IL

Posted November 13, 2010


72 percent of BLACK BABIES born to unwed, unmarried, single BLACK WOMEN:

Former Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Elijah Dukes sat in front of a Hillsborough judge Wednesday and struggled yet again to explain why he has failed to make child support payments. This time, he broke down in tears.

Dukes became frustrated during a hearing before Judge Liz Rice, in which attorney Carlos Ramirez asked him about his finances.

He owes ex-wife NiShea Gilbert $74,000 in child support and alimony. And court records show that as of September, he owed $35,000 to Carla D. Bryant and $34,000 to Porcia Reneal Daniels, also mothers of his children.


Anthropological
Anthropo...

Male, 45, Bronx, NY

Posted November 13, 2010


I cannot believe you want to help spread that misconception, I guess Tyler Perry aint enough for you huh... you have to help him out!


derrickjenkins79
derrickj...

Male, Age Private, Atlanta, GA

Posted November 13, 2010


I think this is a BS story. Why wont this individual talk about 9/11 being an inside job. Yeah write what you're told to write.


Hostile_Reloaded
Hostile_...

Male, Age Private, San Diego, CA

Posted November 14, 2010


'cause we're all waitin' for you to take care of 'em Tall...


bobbyddelux
bobbyddelux

Male, 67, Belize

Posted November 15, 2010


Babies cost money;
Black men without money make the most babies;
Therefore, black men don't pay child support.

So much for Aristotle...anyway, it seems that the ones with the least going on in terms of jobs and prospects make the most babies...go figure...


BIGGERNBETTER2009
BIGGERNB...

Male, Age Private, West Palm Beach, FL

Posted November 15, 2010


What a simple minded %#&@$!. He should be locked up until he can produce some sort of money for these kids. The Child Support Dept. should have froze all of his assets, long ago. Its a damn shame these women are to blame thinking, because he was Big time ballpalyer, that they were set. Soeme of the blame goes to the women. Let me just hip alot of you wo are single and with no kids, next time you do some over time, watch how much is taking out of your check as apose to someome, who has kids. Single people are paying the way for Idiots like him. Whatever they do to him im all for it. Make him a scapegot and start going after evry man/woman who is not paying support and lock them up. Im tired of paying as a single guy for other peoples kids. the time is the right time to do something drastic by our local and federal govt.


BIGGERNBETTER2009
BIGGERNB...

Male, Age Private, West Palm Beach, FL

Posted November 15, 2010


derrickjenkins79
derrickjenkins79

Male, Age Private, Atlanta, GA


I think this is a BS story. Why wont this individual talk about 9/11 being an inside job. Yeah write what you're told to write.


derrick you are talking Apples and Oranges. Lets keep these in perspective my Brotha'.

Mr. Make wrong Right


BIGGERNBETTER2009
BIGGERNB...

Male, Age Private, West Palm Beach, FL

Posted November 15, 2010


bobbyddelux
bobbyddelux

Male, 67, Belize


Babies cost money;
Black men without money make the most babies;
Therefore, black men don't pay child support.

So much for Aristotle...anyway, it seems that the ones with the least going on in terms of jobs and prospects make the most babies...go figure...


Totally agree. The old saying Idol time is a devils workshop. Hmmmm!

Mr. Make Right wrong


fnyclightskin
fnycligh...

Female, 45, New York, NY

Posted November 15, 2010


At a hearing May 18, Dukes claimed he spent all but $1,500 of his Major League Baseball retirement account. A judge told him to use what remained to pay his child support. He did not pay and did not appear at subsequent hearings in the case.

Then he was told to take that 1,500 and pay towards his CS., he turned around and said he gave it to a friend? REALLY> yeah ok..


bobbyddelux
bobbyddelux

Male, 67, Belize

Posted November 15, 2010


tks, @bigger...yeah, but you're from the old school,, though...we speak the same language...can't imagine a MAN going out like that...


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