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Everything's disposable for fame-seekers: Myka Stauffer turned adopted autistic son into YouTube money machine, then ‘rehomed’ him

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29.05.2020

Despite the acclaim, money, and worshipful followers she’d racked up after styling herself the saintly, self-sacrificing caretaker of the handicapped foreign boy, Stauffer insisted she was no longer able to meet unexpected “medical needs” that had only surfaced after bringing her son home.

In an emotionally wrought Tuesday video, Stauffer places the blame on “numerous medical professionals” for the decision to fob four-year-old Huxley off on “his now new forever family,” defensively insisting the couple did all they could, “pouring our guts and our heart into this little boy” – even while lamenting her own “failure” as a parent.

“We’re going to be heartbroken for a very long time,” she assures her audience, presumably trying to mitigate the avalanche of hate mail already headed her way.

It’s no exaggeration to say Huxley has been a successful meal ticket for his mother. Even before she brought him home from China, her videos detailing the minutiae of the overseas adoption process – for a special-needs child, no less – attracted not just followers and sponsorship offers but status.

She played the role of “know-it-all mom........

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