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Schoolgirl, 14, dies after
inhaling computer cleaner
as part of ´huffing´ trend

Daily Mail [UK], by Jill Reilly

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Posted By:Ribicon, 3/21/2013 3:56:48 PM

A 14-year-old girl died after trying out ´huffing,´ a dangerous trend that involves inhaling household cleaners to get a high. Aria Doherty was found dead at her home in Northridge, Los Angeles on Monday after inhaling computer keyboard cleaner Her body was discovered by her older sister - she was lying in bed with a can of compressed air attached to her mouth. The trend of huffing also known as bagging or dusting is growing among pre-teens. A recent survey showed one in five children have tried to get high by huffing chemicals before the eighth grade.

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Mainstream culture is controlled almost entirely by the leftists, from schools to media to what remains of the churches, with government input at every step, yet children are perhaps more directionless than ever.

Next step is what, ban chemicals?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 3/21/2013 4:39:01 PM     (No. 9237302)

Tonight on "1,000 Ways to Die" a teenage girl gets huffy and cleans her own clock.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Redneck In NY, 3/21/2013 4:41:01 PM     (No. 9237307)

I understand that this is a UK publication, but "huffing" has been around for close to 20 years, and before that, it was "sniffing" (as in glue). It is not a new trend amongst the young. Seriously, nothing else to write about today, UK?

Whats next, the new scary trend of youngsters making out in the back of cars and listening to that "new" fangled rock and roll music?

Sorry gang, very grumpy today....

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Reply 3 - Posted by: viking diver, 3/21/2013 4:42:17 PM     (No. 9237309)

No OP they will ban plastic bags after all it couldn´t be a personal responsibility could it, must have been the plastic bags fault.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: vesicant, 3/21/2013 4:44:45 PM     (No. 9237312)

I´m sure the Huffington Post will be changing its name due to vaunted leftie sensitivity.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: chumley, 3/21/2013 4:47:51 PM     (No. 9237319)

#2 is right. I used to build model airplanes in the 1960´s. Sometimes a new clerk (who didnt know me) at the hobby store would call my mom at home to make sure the glue or paint really was for models.
In high school the big thing among fools was inhaling something called "locker room". Never did figure out what it was, but a lot of kids were breathing it.
My daughters told me about the term "huffing" in the 1990´s. New name, old foolishness.

This is a terrible tragedy for the girl and her family. The sad part is that it was entirely avoidable.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: earlybird, 3/21/2013 5:34:38 PM     (No. 9237398)

I am running out of sympathy. I just view someone this foolish as another potential LoFo voter.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: PageTurner, 3/21/2013 5:43:26 PM     (No. 9237416)

Porter Ranch is a rare rightwing part of LA where gun ownership is a first priority.

The kid just didn´t know. Sad.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: hisself, 3/21/2013 6:07:21 PM     (No. 9237451)

Cleaning up the gene pool!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: dman, 3/21/2013 6:36:18 PM     (No. 9237490)

Yup, #9. Darwinism does not discriminate by age.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: badrad, 3/21/2013 8:14:42 PM     (No. 9237607)

Frightening that peers are listened to more than parents are.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: ida Lou Pino, 3/21/2013 8:40:53 PM     (No. 9237646)

She died while pursuing her dream.

How many people get to do that? A heartwarming story.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: dave29299, 3/21/2013 9:17:01 PM     (No. 9237683)

C´mon. She was 14. I did drugs and made bad decisions as a teen, which I won´t chronicle. Joined the Army, got an education, I work in Fortune 100, wrote a book that became an MBA-text, and I´m still going strong. She was impressionable - I had situations where it could just as easily have been me. Poor kid... and I say that as a conservative/libertarian, and I do believe in personal responsibility. She got into a thicket, got lost, and tasted the wrong fruit...

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Reply 13 - Posted by: civilservant, 3/22/2013 9:14:43 AM     (No. 9238231)

Hear, hear #14. Well said, and truly a conservative priciple.
Have a great weekend!


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Reply 14 - Posted by: jglas, 3/22/2013 11:33:30 AM     (No. 9238574)

How can compressed air kill you? Scuba divers ´huff´ it all the time.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: drkillj0y, 3/22/2013 3:47:02 PM     (No. 9239010)

´Canned Air´ used to be Freon but switched to some form of Butane derivative after the ban and now they are usually fluoroethane derivative.

Huffing wasn´t much of a problem until the War on Altered State of Mind went in to full gear in the 80s and the kiddies lost access to ´less harmful´ drugs.

Huffing actually kill massive amount of braincells and to think that there´s a whole bunch of these brain dead people out there VOTING for someone.....

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