Here’s just another day in Florida. Did they ever think to use something else? Maybe ice cream or going to see a movie? Nah, weed’ll work. 

The Smoking Gun – MAY 6–A Florida couple used marijuana as a “bargaining tool” to get their teenage daughters–ages 13 and 14–to perform household chores and excel in school, police allege.

Joey and Chad Mudd (seen at right) are facing multiple felony child abuse charges, court records show. The children were provided the pot, investigators say, in the family’s home in Largo, a city 20 miles from Tampa Bay.

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