^
Keep New Times Free
4

Ban on "Gay Justin Bieber" Costume Prompts 12-Year-Old to Pull Knife on Mom

Bieber Fever: either you got it or you don't. A Surprise mom seems to be burnin' up with the affliction because she banned her 12-year-old son from dressing as a "gay Justin Bieber" for Halloween. He wasn't happy, and, in a very un-Bieber-like move -- responded by pulling a knife on her.

To some, "gay Justin Bieber" may seem redundant, which is what makes the costume idea even more awesome. Pulling a knife on your mom isn't awesome, and the kid didn't get to go trick-or-treating as a result.

The boy's mother reportedly told him the idea was disrespectful and that he couldn't wear it out trick-or-treating. The two started arguing and the mother told the kid that not only couldn't he wear the costume, but he was also grounded and couldn't trick-or-treat at all.

The kid went ballistic -- he threw a tantrum, grabbed a knife out of his room, and told the mother he was going to kill her.

I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Phoenix and help keep the future of New Times free.

He must of forgot that he's 12-years-old and, apparently, a wimp, because his mother was able to disarm him without incident and call the police.

The kid was arrested on suspicion of threatening his mother with a knife.

For more "gay Justin Bieber" news click here. We don't want to spoil it for you, but the link is a Web site devoted to lesbians who look like Justin Bieber -- enjoy. 

Keep Phoenix New Times Free... Since we started Phoenix New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Phoenix, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Phoenix with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.

 

Join the New Times community and help support independent local journalism in Phoenix.

 

Join the New Times community and help support independent local journalism in Phoenix.