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AITA because I told my father if he wants to live with me he needs to get a job and help around the house?

'I gave most of my money to him from 14-18': Self-made daughter gets bullied by father and brothers who want to move in with her

When they only hit you up for money...
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AITA for leaving an equal inheritance to my stepson as my bio kids

Dad Gives His Stepson an Equal Share of His Inheritance, Faces the Wrath of His Biological Children

You know that feeling when your father drafts his will in such a messed up way that it becomes clear he should really be investing in therapy instead?
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AITA for leaving my family in "squalor" and going to a "resort". | So let's begin with this. I make decent money but I am in no way rich. I like to take my family on vacation and have been stymied for the last couple of years.

"I got sick of it.': Guy ditches entitled in-laws after endless complaints about a holiday HE paid for

When you finance a vacation for your wife's entire family, you might expect to receive at least one or two words of thanks and gratitude. Well, sometimes the expectation doesn't quite align with reality, and sometimes it really doesn't align. This is how it was when u/Murky_Ad_193 decided to bankroll the entirety of a Disney getaway for their in-laws. They paid for everything , right down to a “McMansion” for the family to stay in, groceries, and a rental truck for them to get around in. But, a…
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'If you miss even one shift you get demoted': Father/Boss forces son to miss the birth of child

It's never a good thing when an employer forces their employee to miss a significant life event in order to assert their authority over the employee's life and ensure that they never dare to question the importance of their work again. Such instances are dehumanizing and toxically reinforce the bizarre idea that our work is more important than our family and health. It's shocking then to think that a parent could do this to their own child who works for them. Well, that's exactly what happened…
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Guy Threatens to Screw Brothers Out of Dying Mother's Will, Then Kicks Dying Mother Out of House

Family is supposed to offer you an altruistic support system that is filled with unconditional guidance and love. That's the ideal anyways, but for a lot of people, this unfortunately isn't the reality. Understandably, people grow apart, and sometimes things happen that not even time can forgive, but it's important to be forgiving and understanding of your family and their own struggles whenever you possibly can. This brother probably doesn't fit into the category of someone you'd be able to tr…
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AITA for taking away my stepdaughter's phone

Stepdaughter Throws Phone Out the Window in an Act of Defiance

There is nothing quite like thinking you're being a reasonable stepmom, posting your anecdote on Reddit, and then finding out you were so completely wrong.
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"AITA for ignoring my son when he calls me by my name?"

Rebellious Teen Calls Dad By His First Name, Dad Just Ignores Him

Maybe it's just a phase or maybe your kid is becoming an a$$hole
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AITA for not wanting a religious ceremony for my kids?

Monster-in-Law Organizes a Religious Ceremony for Grandkids Against the Parents' Wishes

This mother-in-law organized a surprise ceremony at a baptist church for her three-month-old grandkids without clearing it with the twins' parents first.
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Ah, dad jokes. You gotta live with 'em and you could probably live without 'em

Dad Jokes You'll Never Admit Are Actually Kind of Clever

Ah, dad jokes. You gotta live with 'em and you could probably live without 'em
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AITA for personally inviting myself to my boyfriend's family vacation?

Woman Invites Herself to Her Boyfriend's Family Vacation and Doesn't Understand the Problem

This 18-year-old had started doing long distance with her boyfriend and after three months apart, she learned that he and his family were vacationing at an amusement park a few hours away to celebrate his sister’s birthday. She decided to invite herself on the trip and insert herself into a vacation where she was clearly not wanted.
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Update: Entitled Parents Play Favorites Older Brother, Dejected Younger Finds Out Why

This is one of those threads where all you can do is think to yourself, “Oof. That's rough, buddy." as you read. Some people had the absolute misfortune of being born into twisted families where the parents were either entirely selfish or just wanted nothing to do with their child. This Redditor had initially posted about six months ago to Reddit's r/AITA (Am I the A-Hole) subreddit to see if he was wrong for having an issue with the fact that his parents had bought his older brother a car but…
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AITA for refusing to cook dinner?

New Mom Refuses To Cook Dinner for Her Ridiculous Husband

This mother of a five-week-old finally had it with her husband John, who kept scolding her for not having dinner cooked when he got home from work. No, this is not a story from the 1950s, this is still a thing in 2022.
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"AITA for kicking my wife out of the house?"

'My wife just went over the top': Man kicks wife out of the house for bullying their pregnant daughter

We love a father who defends his daughter
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MIL Suspects Self-Professed Pregnant 'Gaming Addict' of Cheating, Actually Gaming

This pregnant woman found herself in her mother-in-law's crosshairs and was accused of cheating when she was caught in a lie. The thing is, she was lying to avoid having to tell her mother-in-law that she was playing video games. This thread was posted to Reddit's r/ AITA (Am I the A-Hole) subreddit by Reddit user u/True_Tap_5721. She posted the thread to the poplar sub to see if she was in the wrong for sinking herself into a bed of lies, which led her mother-in-law to accuse her of infidelity…
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Update: Meat-Loving Groom Secretly Cancels Vegan Meals, Bride Cancels Wedding and Leaves Him

This bride discovered that her fiancé had gone behind her back and canceled the vegan meals that she had ordered. This put the couple in a dicey situation and ultimately would lead to the bride calling the marriage off completely.
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Viral Thread: Mother Gives Family Dog to Shelter Without Telling Anyone

This mother returned the family dog to the animal shelter, an act that has infuriated the internet after screenshots of a text message exchange were posted in this viral thread . The very thought of this happening to the poor teen and their dog breaks out heart. It's astounding how cold and callous some people can be. The screenshots were shared on Reddit 's r/ MildlyInfuriating subreddit by Redditor u/Bucket0fMilk, who is reportedly the son of the mother in the text message exchange. Despite d…
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